Mr. Michael T. Madden became Vice Commander and senior civilian of the Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) in May 2016. As the senior civilian in the NAVSUP enterprise, Mr. Madden leads a worldwide workforce of 22,500 military and civilian personnel, both in day-to-day operations and in strategic planning and business transformation. He has been a member of the Senior Executive Service since 1999.
Mr. Madden graduated from The Citadel, where he was commissioned from the ROTC program as an Ensign, Supply Corps, in the U. S. Navy in 1979. He had numerous tours ashore and afloat in his 20-year Navy career. He retired in 1999 as a Commander.
He received a bachelor’s degree in math/computer science from The Citadel in 1979. Mr. Madden holds a master’s degree in information systems from the Naval Postgraduate School and a master’s degree in national security and strategic studies from the Naval War College. He is a graduate of the Advanced Executive Program, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University; a graduate of the Navy Executive Leadership Forum, The Brookings Institution; and is a member of the Acquisition Professional Community.
In Mr. Madden’s previous position as Executive Deputy, Marine Corps Logistics Command, he served as the senior civilian providing comprehensive logistics/supply chain and distribution management; depot level maintenance and strategic prepositioning support to all Operating Forces, other agencies and organizations and was the principal advisor to the two-star Commanding General.
Mr. Madden served as Deputy Comptroller/Comptroller, Naval Supply Systems Command from June 1999 to December 2004. In this capacity he had cognizance over all financial planning, programming, budgeting, accounting, control and execution of resources and funds with responsibility for revenue/expense identification and annual operating costs in excess of $6 billion.
Mr. Madden was awarded the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award in June 2001 and the Navy Distinguished Civilian Service Award in January 2005. He was awarded the Presidential Rank Award of Meritorious Executive in 2007 and Presidential Rank Award of Distinguished Executive in 2012.