Ms. Linda A. Marvin, Director of Internal Review
Ms. Marvin serves as Director, Internal Review, Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), promoting strong internal controls, as well as compliance with laws and regulations.  She is responsible for all internal audit and investigative activities for DFAS operations that annually disburse over $600 billion; process roughly 140 million pay transactions for over 6 million active military members, federal civilian employees, and retirees and annuitants; process over 6 million travel payments and over 15 million commercial invoices; maintain 98 million general ledger accounts; and account for nearly 1,400 active DoD appropriations. 
Ms. Marvin previously served as Director, Accounting Policy, Strategy and Support, DFAS, responsible for publication of DoD Financial Management Regulation accounting policy, as well as providing policy interpretation and advice to DoD stakeholders, on behalf of the Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller).
She also held key leadership positions within DFAS including Chief of Staff, Strategy and Support, and Internal Review Client Executive.  Ms. Marvin started her federal career as an auditor with the Defense Contract Audit Agency.
Ms. Marvin entered the Senior Executive Service in April of 2020. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Franklin University, Columbus, Ohio.  She is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, and Level 3 DoD Financial Management certified.  Ms. Marvin is also a graduate of the Harvard Senior Executive Fellows Program at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. 
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