Personnel Bios:

Scott M. Betts

DOD DVIDS Program Manager

Scott Betts

Mr Betts has served 26 years in the Army Reserve and National Guard and has extensive civilian experience in operations management. He managed distribution centers for Master Lock, Kmart, and Ashley Furniture. He is a graduate of the Public Affairs Officer Course, Military Police Officers Basic Course, Logistics Captains Career Course and Pennsylvania National Guard Officers Candidate School. Mr Betts has also been certified as the Contracting Officers Representative for the DVIDS Hub and DVIDS Equipment Contracts. Mr Betts He has run the DVIDS program for 10 years in his military capacity serving with US Army Central and has had extensive experience in public affairs plans and operations. He was the lead Public Affairs Plans and Operations Officer for Exercise Bright Star 2005 and traveled throughout all of US Central Commands Area of Responsibility to each DVIDS transmitter and Public Affairs units to help units fully utilize the DVIDS System. He has directed the program to success by having the “Full Cycle Digital Content Management System” DVIDS360 built from the ground up in PHP code for the Government. He is a graduate of the Geneva College, where he received a B.A. in human resources. Mr Betts is also a Major in the Army Reserves serving in Public Affairs. Mr Betts and the DVIDS Program reports to the Defense Media Activity at Fort Meade MD.

Government Personnel

Scott M. Betts
DOD DVIDS Program Manager
Sgt. Scott Michael Schmidt
DVIDS Training Chief / Marine Liaison
Sgt. David Silvano
Marine Corps Liaison / DVIDS Training Chief

Civilian Personnel

Richard Steele
Project Manager
Gary Bonaccorso
Media Relations Director
Nan Clarke
Media Relations Manager
Jennifer Donegan
Media Relations Manager
Zehra Mehdi-Barlas
Media Relations Manager
Khelyn Mickles
Media Relations Manager
Ron Whitehurst
Information Technology Manager
Jared Alexander
Marines Media Relations Specialist
Rashawn Boykin
Web Developer
Katherine Carmichael
Media Relations Specialist
Renee Francis-Turner
Media Relations Specialist
Anthony Garlock
Media Relations Specialist
Tiffany McCall
Media Relations Specialist
Seth Pajak
Senior Video Editor
Travis Sauls
DVIDS On Demand Video Editor
Amanda Saunders
Media Relations Specialist
Brittani White
Entertainment Media Relations Specialist
Timothy Wilson
IT Specialist
Keon Young
Marines Media Relations Specialist
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