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Office of Acquisition and Logistics (OAL)


Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary
Office of Acquisition and Logistics

Picture of Ruby B. HarveyRuby B. Harvey

Ruby Harvey currently serves as the Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary (ADAS), Acquisition Program Support, Office of Acquisition and Logistics (OAL).  As ADAS, she provides executive direction for acquisition efforts focused on Workforce Development, Supply Fund Management, Human Resources Liaison requirements, Business Transformation, OAL Facilities and Emergency Preparedness.

Ms. Harvey previously served as Director of Enterprise Acquisition Systems (EAS) Service, Office of Acquisition and Logistics, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).  In this capacity, Ms. Harvey oversaw all aspects of the enterprise level acquisition systems for the Department including the electronic contract management system.  Prior to joining VA, Ms. Harvey served in a senior leadership position with the United States Department of Agriculture as Chief, Procurement Systems Division in Washington, D.C.  During her time in the private sector, Ms. Harvey served as Verizon Wireless’ Associate Director, Mid-Atlantic for Revenue and Systems Assurance.  Ms. Harvey’s professional background also includes finance, human resources, and Federal technology consulting.

Ms. Harvey earned her Master of Science degree in Information and Telecommunications Systems from Johns Hopkins University.  She also completed her post-graduate studies in Electronic Commerce at Johns Hopkins University.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Jackson State University and is a graduate of the Federal Executive Institute.  Ms. Harvey is a Project Management Professional (PMP), a member of the Project Management Institute, the National Contract Management Association, and the Executive Women in Government organization.