Our mission is to provide independent, relevant, and timely oversight of the Department of Defense that supports the warfighter; promotes accountability, integrity, and efficiency; advises the Secretary of Defense and Congress; and informs the public.


Our vision is to be a model oversight organization in the Federal Government by leading change, speaking truth, and promoting excellence. We are a diverse organization, working together as one professional team, and recognized as leaders in our field.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Efficiency
  • Accountability
  • Excellence