Biography

Mr. Mr. Jordan Gillis

Mr. Jordan Gillis

Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and the Environment
Washington, DC

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Mr. Jordan Gillis was appointed as the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment (ASA IE&E) and became the Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment (ASA IE&E) on 16 October 2017.

He is the primary advisor to the Secretary of the Army and Chief of Staff of the Army on all Army matters related to Installation policy, oversight and coordination of energy security and management. He is also responsible for policy and oversight of sustainability and environmental initiatives; resource management including design, military construction, operations and maintenance; Base Realignment And Closure (BRAC); privatization of Army family housing, lodging, real estate, utilities; and the Army’s installations Safety and Occupational Health (SOH) programs.

Prior to his appointment, Mr. Gillis was a Director in the Energy Practice at ScottMadden, a general management consulting firm. His consulting experience focused on work for electric utility clients across North America in areas such as mergers and acquisition integration, business plan development, operational assessments, organization design and staffing, and implementation of departmental and corporate strategy.

Mr. Gillis served as a field artillery officer in the U.S. Army at posts including Fort Stewart, GA and Ar Ramadi, IZ. His awards include the Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal, and Army Achievement Medal (7th award). Mr. Gillis earned a B.A. from Duke University and an M.B.A. from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.

A native of Atlanta, Mr. Gillis served on the board of Georgia Public Broadcasting and, as an Eagle Scout, was an active scouting volunteer.