Mr. Steven Bizier
Mr. Steven Bizier currently serves as the Director of Contracts at the F-35 Joint Program Office in Arlington, Virginia. He is responsible for the contracting for development, production and sustainment of the F-35, Joint Strike Fighter. Customers for the F-35 Program include the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, eight Partner Nations and Foreign Military Sales countries.
Mr. Bizier was appointed to the Senior Executive Service in December 2013 and has over 29 years of Federal Service.
Mr. Bizier began his career in acquisition as a Contract Specialist in the Naval Acquisition Intern Program. After completing his internship, he served as the Administrative Contracting Officer for the Defense Contract Management Command International in Bristol, England. Upon his return from England, he worked as a contract negotiator on a succession of programs at the Naval Air Systems Command.
Mr. Bizier became a Procurement Contracting Officer on the Executive Transport Helicopter Program. He subsequently served as the Contracting Officer on several major weapon systems programs including the AV-8B Harrier, the T-45 Goshawk, the V-22 Osprey, and the H-1 Y & Z Helicopters. After serving as the Division Head for Policy, Mr. Bizier was assigned as the Division Head for the Multi-Mission Helicopter Division. He was then selected as the Deputy Department Head for the Major Weapons Systems Aircraft Support Contracts Department at the Naval Air Warfare Centers with sites at Patuxent River, Md.; Lakehurst, N.J.; Orlando, Fla.; and China Lake, Calif. Immediately prior to his current position, Mr. Bizier was the Department Head for Contracts Policy at the Naval Air Systems Command in Patuxent River, Md.
Mr. Bizier earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and international relations from the University of Virginia. He holds an unlimited Contracting Officer's warrant, is Level III certified in the contracting career field, and is a member of the Acquisition Professional Community.
(Current as of July 2016)