Mr. J. Randall Robinson
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and the Environment (PDASA)
Mr. J. Randall Robinson is the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations and Environment (PDASA), assuming duties as of June 1, 2012. His position includes staff coordination and oversight of Resource Management, Business Transformation, Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and strategic planning. He also serves as the Project Executive Officer (PEO) for the National Museum of the U.S. Army (NMUSA).
Mr. Robinson has held a variety of management and staff positions throughout his career to include: Director, Installation Management Command, Central Region; Region Director, IMCOM, West Region; Region Director, IMCOM, Northwest Region; Chief, Southeast Region Installation Management Agency Transition Team; Chief, Installation Management Support Division, U.S. Army Forces Command, Fort McPherson, Georgia; Deputy Garrison Commander, Fort Hood, Texas; XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg Garrison Plans and Operations Officer, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Command Program Analyst/Executive Officer, Army Materiel Command-Saudi Arabia; Administrative Officer and Command Program Analyst/Executive Officer for the Program Manager, Saudi Arabian National Guard Modernization Program; and Budget Analyst, Belvoir Research, Development, and Engineering Center, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Mr. Robinson's awards include the 2007 Presidential Meritorious Rank Award, Secretary of the Army's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Equal Employment Opportunity, Meritorious Civilian Service Award (3), Superior Civilian Service Award (2), Desert Shield/Desert Storm Civilian Achievement Medal, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Service Medal.
A native of Virginia, Mr. Robinson earned Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economics and Business Management from Carson-Newman College and a Master's of Public Administration from Shippensburg University. He is a graduate of the Army Management Staff College and the Army War College.