Mr. John Bergin

DASA, Financial Information Management

John Bergin serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army, Financial Information Management. Mr. Bergin is charged with building a coalition across the Army to improve and reform business FM systems, controlling cost and improving performance, ensuring modernization, supporting audit requirements, and enabling data driven decision making. He will deliver an environment enabling access and exploitation to Army's Financial Data.

Mr. Bergin was previously assigned to the Department of Defense's reform lead for Information Technology (IT) and Business Systems. An expansion of his Business Technology Officer role, Mr. Bergin was responsible for working across the Department to roadmap and deploy systems that support business reforms, reduce the total number of systems, and ensure systems have the necessary controls to support audit and information integrity.

In February 2015, Mr. Bergin was appointed the Business Technology Officer for the Department of Defense's Chief Information Officer. In this role, he worked to right-size the Department's IT infrastructure by identifying and supporting the implementation of best value information technology reform efforts that were focused on Health IT and the Department's integration with mission partners. Mr. Bergin also served as primary lead for the Information Technology components of the Department-wide Cross Functional Team for Defense Travel Modernization, in support of the Secretary of Defense's designated efficiency efforts. The efficiencies effort delivered $4 billion in captured savings.

Before joining the DoD CIO as a government civilian, Mr. Bergin supported the DONCIO and U.S. Military clients. During his tenure with the DoN CIO, Mr. Bergin helped reduce the DoN's IT budget by $2.4 billion during the Future Year Defense Plan 2013-2017, supported the organizational standup of the Navy's Data Center Consolidation Task Force, assisted with the DoD's first accredited commercial cloud deployment, reached out to industry to identify rational key performance indicators that measure internal IT delivery, and oversaw a Data Center Consolidation and Application Rationalization effort that helped the DoN close more than 40 data centers and consolidate existing centers to fewer than five locations across the United States.

He also worked for EMC Corporation in their Global Services Division, leading a global team that was focused on IT reform that leveraged process automation. Mr. Bergin holds both a Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees from Marquette University in Political Science. Mr. Bergin also received a Federal Computer Week "Fed 100" award in 2014, and is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a Certified Scrum Professional.
 

ASA (FM&C) Biographies




Honorable John E. Whitley
Assistant Secretary of the Army (FM&C)
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Mr. Jonathan D. Moak
Principal Deputy, ASA (FM&C)
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LTG Thomas A. Horlander
Military Deputy, ASA (FM&C)
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MG Paul A. Chamberlain
DASA, Army Budget
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Mr. Stephen G. Barth
DASA, Cost and Economics
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Mr. John Bergin
DASA, Financial Information Management
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Mr. Wesley C. Miller
DASA, Financial Operations
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Mr. Morteza Anvari
Director of Programs & Strategy & Deployment Director Lean Six Sigma, ASA (FM&C)
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