Immediate Release

Secretary of Defense Austin Approves More DoD Advisory Committees for Resumption of Operations

Sept. 24, 2021

After careful consideration of the recommendations resulting from the zero-based review of all DoD advisory committees, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III has approved the following advisory committees for resumption of operations.  The recommendations for other boards are still under consideration, and we will announce the results for more advisory committees in coming weeks.

  • Air University Board of Visitors
  • Advisory Committee on Arlington National Cemetery
  • Advisory Panel on Community Support for Military Families with Special Needs
  • Defense Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion
  • U.S. Military Academy Board of Visitors
  • National Defense University Board of Visitors
  • U.S. Air Force Academy Board of Visitors
  • U.S. Naval Academy Board of Visitors

You can read the announcement of previous boards approved for resumption of operations here: