Jacqueline L. Wicecarver was selected as the Deputy Inspector General for Audit for the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General on January 17, 2017. Since 2011, she has served as the DoD OIG Assistant Inspector General of Acquisition and Sustainment Management as the senior executive in charge of providing oversight of DoD acquisitions. Ms. Wicecarver was appointed to the Senior Executive Service in December 2011.
Ms. Wicecarver began her tenure with the DoD OIG in June 1990. From March 2004 to 2011, she was the Acquisition and Contract Management Program Audits Program Director. In this capacity, Ms. Wicecarver focused on a wide variety of acquisition and contract management challenges facing the DoD while leading several acquisition and contract related audits, which resulted in billions of dollars in monetary benefits to the DoD.
Prior to joining the DoD OIG, Ms. Wicecarver worked for the U.S. Air Force as an accounting and finance manager, and for the U.S. Army as a technician performing logistics engineering, comptroller, and accounting and finance functions.
Ms. Wicecarver is a recognized Department of Defense Acquisition Executive and holds a Level III Internal Acquisition Certificate. She is the recipient of several awards, including the Department of Defense Inspector General Medal for Distinguished Civilian Service Award, awarded in 2010 for exceptional devotion to duty and significant contributions. She has also received the Meritorious Civilian Service Award, and the President's Council on Integrity and Efficiency Award for her achievements. Ms. Wicecarver is a graduate of the Federal Executive Institute. She is also a certified Information Security Specialist.