Our Staff

ABMC has a civil service complement of 80 positions, more than 50 of which are located overseas in our 25 cemeteries in 10 countries and the overseas operations headquarters located in Garches, France. The U.S. headquarters is located in Arlington, Virginia.

Staff

Max Cleland, Secretary
703-696-6902

Robert J. Dalessandro, Deputy Secretary, Headquarters Operations
703-696-6902

John Wessels, Deputy Secretary, Overseas Operations
+33 1 47 01 32 20 (France)

Pat Harris, Executive Assistant
703-696-6902

John Marshall, Personal Aide to Secretary Max Cleland
703-696-7874

Michael G. Conley, Chief Administrative Officer
703-696-6902

Monique D. Ceruti, Chief Information Officer
703-696-6890

Frank A. Manies, Chief Human Capital Officer
+33 1 47 01 70 17 (France)

Timothy Nosal, Director, Public Affairs
703-696-6789

Christine Philpot, Chief Financial Officer
703-696-6323

Thomas R. Sole, Chief Engineer
703-696-6899

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Established by Congress in 1923, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) commemorates the service, achievements, and sacrifice of U.S. armed forces.