|Mr. Drew Lambley|
C4ISR Project Acquisition Manager and Sea Watch Program Manager
U.S. Coast Guard C3 Engineering Center, Acquisition Directorate
A native of Land O’ Lakes, Florida, “Drew” Lambley joined the U. S. Coast Guard Acquisition Directorate in September of 2013 as C4ISR Project Acquisition Manager and SeaWatch Program Manager.
Prior to his current position, Drew spent 21 years as a Naval officer. He entered the United States Navy upon graduation from Auburn University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering. In 1997 he was awarded a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School.
After retiring from active duty Drew was employed by AUSGAR Technologies, Inc. and supported U. S. Fleet Forces Command’s Experimentation Directorate and the Navy Warfare Development Command (NWDC) as Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Experimentation Lead.
During his naval career, Drew’s sea assignments included tours aboard USS WILL RODGERS (SSBN 659), USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71), and USS YORKTOWN (CG 48). He became an Engineering Duty Officer in 1997, specializing in Acquisition Program Management. He had multiple positions in both the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) and the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA). Drew’s most recent acquisition assignments include being the Officer-in-Charge of SPAWAR Guam and Assistant Director for Aircraft Carrier Warfare Systems in PEO IWS/PEO Carriers.
As the C4ISR Project Acquisition Manager and SeaWatch Program Manager, he oversees the development, fielding, and sustainability of Command and Control, Navigation, and Radar integration for both new construction and in-service Coast Guard Cutters.