LtCol Christopher Stephenson, USMC

Vehicle Systems
Product Manager
2024 Tactical Wheeled Vehicles Conference


Joint Program Office, Joint Light Tactical Vehicle.  Selfridge, MI 2023 – present Product Manager Vehicle Systems (production, fielding, and sustainment)

USSOCOM Acquisitions, Technology, and Logistics.  Tampa, FL    2019-2022

Program Manager Tactical Comms (radios, satellites, compute & end-user devices)


Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity.  Camp Pendleton, CA   2016-2019

Operations then Executive Officer (C4I programs engineering, test, & fleet support)


PEO Land Systems, Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar.  Quantico, VA     2012-2016

Project Officer and Military Deputy (production lead & test officer)


Naval Postgraduate School.   Monterey, CA    2010-2012

Student (electrical engineering focusing on power systems & reliability of microchips)


MCAS New River.  Jacksonville, NC    2007-2010

Air Traffic Control Facility Officer (responsible for local airspace & ATC facility personnel)

MCAS Camp Pendleton, CA    2004-2007

Air Traffic Control Watch Officer (supervised a platoon-sized crew of Marines & civilians)