Sparton Proxy Board Member
Mr. Krieg runs Samford Global Strategies, a consulting
practice, focused on helping clients lead and manage
through periods of strategic change.
Prior, he served in the Department of Defense as the Under
Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and
Logistics, as Special Assistant to the Secretary and Director
for Program Analysis & Evaluation, and as the Executive
Secretary of the Senior Executive Council (SEC). Comprised of the Secretary, Deputy
Secretary, Service Secretaries and Under Secretary (AT&L), the SEC-led initiatives to
improve the management and organization of the Department of Defense.
Before joining the Department of Defense, Mr. Krieg worked for International Paper,
most recently as Vice President and General Manager of the Office and Consumer
Papers Division. Before moving to industry, he worked in a number of defense and
foreign policy assignments in Washington, D.C., including positions at the White House,
on the National Security Council Staff, and in Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Mr. Krieg received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Davidson College and his
Master’s in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
He serves as an Executive in Residence with Renaissance Strategic Advisors, a Board
member and Lead Independent Director of BWX Technologies, Chairman of the Board of
LMI, and on the boards of Lenovo US and Nexen US, on the SSA Board for
GlobalFoundries, and the Proxy Board for Leonardo DRS Technologies. He is a senior
fellow at CSIS, and a member of the Enlightenment Capital Board of Advisors