James M. Coffman

US Army Civilian

Mr. James M. Coffman assumed the duties as Deputy Executive Director Acquisition Integration Management May 2017.  A native of Boulder City, Nevada; Mr. Coffman attended St. Leo University earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree, Business Administration at Saint Leo University.  He has earned Masters of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College.

Career Chronology:

  • Deputy CoS G4 ASC, GS-301-15, April 2012-May 2017
  • ASC Chief of Staff, GS-301-15, April 2011-April 2012
  • Deputy CoS G4 ASC, GS-346-15, April 2008-March 2010
  • Deputy CoS G3/5/7 ASC, GS-301-15, September 2007-April 2008
  • Chief Operations Div HQ IMCOM Central Region, GS-340-15, January 2003-September 2007
  • Explosives and Combat Range Manager, GS-018-14, HQ US Army FORSCOM, Ft. McPherson, GA, April 1999-January 2003
  • Operational Safety Manager, GS-018-13, Fort Carson, CO, June 1994-April 1999
  • Chief, Chemical Surveillance Division, GS-1910-12, Pueblo Chemical Depot, Pueblo, CO, September 1992-June 1994
  • Chief Munitions Operations, GS 1910-12, U.S. Army Berlin Brigade, Germany, January 1990-September 1992
  • Chief Chemical Surveillance Division, GS 1910-12, Pueblo Army Depot, Pueblo, CO, August 1988-September 1990
  • Quality Assurance Specialist (Ammunition Surveillance/Intern), GS-1910-9, Savanna Army Depot, Savanna, IL, February 1987-August 1988
  • Military Service, Army, Germany, Honorable Discharged, November 1982-February 1987


  • 06-05, Masters of Strategic Studies, U.S. Army War College, Carlisle PA, 35 credit hours
  • 06-04, Bachelors of Arts Degree, Business Administration (Management Specialization), Saint Leo University, Tampa FL, 124 credit hours, GPA: 3.9
  • 2018 Harvard Senior Executive Fellow JFK School of Government

Significant Training:

  • 12-98, Army Management Staff College, Sustaining Base Leadership Management Course, Ft. Belvoir, VA


  • 2016, Acquisition Corps Level III Life Cycle Logistics, CAP Certified
  • 2005, Competent Toastmaster, Toastmasters International

Awards and Honors:

  • Army Sustainment Command EEO Champion of the Year Award 2015
  • 6 Superior Civilian Service Awards, 4 Commanders Awards for Civilian Service, 29 Performance Awards, Multiple Military Awards/Decorations

Professional memberships and associations:

  • S. Army War College Alumni Association, Life Member
  • Association of the US Army
  • 3rd Armor Cavalry Regiment Honorary Squadron