Unit HomeDivisionsIP DivisionIPI-ISR Branch
Intelligence Division


Intelligence Division

Deputy Commandant for Information

Intel Plans, ISR & Data Management Strategy & Policy (IPI-ISR)


Intelligence Sensing & Data Management Plan and Policy (IPI-ISR) Branch provides oversight and proponency for ISR-related requirements, and capabilities planning, development, and integration; develops ISR and associated data management future operating concepts; publishes plans, policies, concepts, and strategies, and serves as the focal point for I-Dept ISR issues in order to meet the Priority Actions of the published MCISRE Plan.


  • Provides a tailored focus at the branch level on "ISR" specific issues (e.g., sensors, data, architecture).
  • Allows "IPE" to focus on the broader aspects of the design, development, and implementation of the MCISRE.
  • On behalf of the DIRINT and in concert/coordination with the CTO, represent MCISRE on policies affecting the use of sensors and data.
  • Assist  in the development and validation of Service-level requirements of specific ISR capabilities.
  • Ensure the integration of ISR capabilities with GCE, MLG, ACE, and CE.
  • Coordinate USMC sensing and data architectures with DC, CD&I, DC, AVN, DC, PP&O; and MCSC.
  • Coordinate USMC intelligence sensor and data related issues within the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS).
  • Serve as the department's focal point for reconnaissance and surveillance matters.
  • Manages USMC participation in Joint Processing, Exploitation, and Dissemination (JPED) activities.

Branch Head, Intelligence Plans, ISR & Data Mgmt
COMM: 703.614.8160  DSN: 224

  • Operations Officer
    COMM:  703.614.1208  DSN:  224