Kristen J. Baldwin works for the Director for Systems Engineering in the Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Technology. Her responsibilities span both systems engineering and systems integration. She
leads the application of capabilities-based planning in
the acquisition process, focusing on the integration of
requirements, acquisition, and programming. Ms. Baldwin’s
responsibilities include Systems of Systems (SoS)
Systems Engineering guidance, CMMI oversight, and co-chair
of the DoD Software Assurance Initiative.
Ms. Baldwin received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MS in Systems Management from Florida Tech.