Plans, Policies & Operations (PP&O)

 

Plans, Policies & Operations (PP&O)

Headquarters Marine Corps

Plans, Policies & Operations (PP&O)
PPO Leadership

Lieutenant General George W. Smith, Jr.
Deputy Commandant for Plans, Policies, and Operations
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MAJOR GENERAL GREGG P. OLSON
Assistant Deputy Commandant, Plans, Policies, Operations
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Major General Paul J. Rock Jr.
Director, Strategy and Plans Division
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Brigadier General Peter D. Huntley
Director, Operations Division
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Director Gayle von Eckartsberg
Director Pacific Division
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Mr. Randy R. Smith
Director, Security Division (PS)
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Unit Leaders

Mr. Randy R. Smith
Director, Security Division (PS)
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Director Gayle von Eckartsberg
Director Pacific Division
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MAJOR GENERAL GREGG P. OLSON
Assistant Deputy Commandant, Plans, Policies, Operations
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Lieutenant General George W. Smith, Jr.
Deputy Commandant for Plans, Policies, and Operations
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Director Gayle von Eckartsberg
Director Pacific Division
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Brigadier General Peter D. Huntley
Director, Operations Division
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Mr. Randy R. Smith
Director, Security Division (PS)
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Major General Paul J. Rock Jr.
Director, Strategy and Plans Division
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Mission
The Deputy Commandant for Plans, Policies and Operations (DC, PP&O) performs a dual mission:

Is the Operations Deputy (OpsDep) for the Commandant on all Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) matters. Serves as the focal point for the interface between the Marine Corps (as one of the four Services) and the joint and combined activities of the JCS and the unified Commanders-in-Chief, and various allied and other foreign Defense agencies.

Is responsible for coordinating the development and execution of service plans and policies related to the structure, deployment, and employment of Marine Corps forces in general.
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Marine Minute: Personally Procured Move
Stay in control of your move and execute a Personally Procured Move (PPM). A PPM puts you in full control of your moving situation by picking who, when, and how your household items get transported. For more information, visit Move.mil. (U.S. Marine Corps audio by Lance Cpl. Garrett Gillespie)
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