News Stories

April 24, 2023

DCAA Director Visits Virginia Tidewater Area Offices

Director Dilly visited the Hampton Roads and Newport News Field Audit Offices and conducted town hall meetings to hear from the staff and discuss her vision for the Agency. During these sessions, she thanked the staff for their hard work, flexibility and professionalism.

April 6, 2023

Mr. Christopher Andrezze Retires after 39 Year Career

Mr. Christopher Andrezze retired on March 31, 2023 after a 39-year career with the Defense Contract Audit Agency. A member of the Senior Executive Service since 2000, he retired from his position as the Corporate Audit Director of the Northrop Grumman Corporate Audit Directorate (CAD).

March 30, 2023

Pharmacist Found Guilty of 22 Felonies Totaling $11 Million in Tricare Fraud

DCAA Supervisory Auditors Mark Saunders, Fei Lincoln, and Technical Specialist Elba Piligrino assisted in a case involving healthcare fraud. Sentencing for this case is scheduled for April 2023.

March 28, 2023

Process Mapping Builds Synergy

Participants from the DCAA and the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) met in Irving, Texas for a week long session focused on process mapping.

March 23, 2023

DCAA Launches Customer Feedback Initiative

Feedback from our customers is very important and helps us shape our audits and advisory services to meet customer needs. To expand the number of customers who have the opportunity to provide feedback, we developed an automated form or survey, which everyone is welcome to complete.

March 22, 2023

Women's History Month - Meet Auditor and Author Elizabeth Passo

Elizabeth Passo, Cost Accounting Standard Technical Specialist for the Lockheed Martin/BAE Corporate Audit Directorate, is an auditor and an author. She has written three children’s books, two based on Santa’s reindeer and the third a vocabulary building comic book for reluctant readers.

March 13, 2023

Two Biotech Firms & Co-Founder to Pay over $10 Million for Mischarging Federal Grants

DCAA auditor Maria Rosalinda Perez-Rivera and Supervisory Auditor Fei Lincoln provided assistance in a case involving two biotech firms and allegations of improper billing to federal grants.

March 8, 2023

Women's History Month - Telling Her Story through Toastmasters International

Ms. Gloria Harrell, Administrative Assistant for the Policy and Quality Directorate, was selected as the Toastmaster of the Year for the McNamara Complex Chapter of Toastmasters International.

Feb. 27, 2023

Mr. Hodges Inducted into Senior Executive Service

Mr. Patrick Hodges was inducted into the Senior Executive Service on February 15, 2023. Mr. Hodges has been serving as DCAA’s General Counsel since January 2023.

Feb. 24, 2023

Defense Acquisition Workforce Individual Achievement Award for Auditing

Ms. Elaine Reilly, Branch Manager of the Valley Forge Branch Office, is this year’s winner of the Fiscal Year 2022 Defense Acquisition Workforce Individual Achievement Award for Auditing.