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Jeffrey Manning

Senior Logistician
Claxton Logistics Services

Mr. Jeffrey Manning is the Senior Logistician for Claxton Logistics Services.  Jeff was raised in Queens New York, he attended Hampton University where he received his B.S. in Finance and attended the Naval Postgraduate School where he received his M.S. in Systems Management.  Jeff retired from the U.S. Marine Corps after serving 24 years on active duty as a commissioned officer.  Jeff as the Senior Logistician for Claxton Logistics provides strategic support to the Assistant Commander for Product Support Marine Corps Systems Command.  Jeff also has received Defense Acquisition University Level III certification for Business, Cost, and Estimation for acquisition professionals and Level II certification in Program Management.

Some of Jeff's active duty assignments were:

Head of Plans and Operations for the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence, and Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Directorate.

Officer in Charge of the Materiel Support Element, G-3, 3D Force Service Support Group

Deputy Director of the Logistic Modernization Transition Task Force (LM TTF) Deputy Commandant for Installation and Logistics, HQMC

Director, School of Marine Air Ground Task Force Logistics (SOML), Marine Corps University.

As the Deputy Director for the LM TTF, he assisted in the facilitation of the largest coordinated and cross-organizational transformation effort ever undertaken to transform United States Marine Corps logistics.  As the Director of SOML, Jeff was responsible for developing, delivering, and evaluating logistics education for the Marine Corps in order to increase the combat effectiveness of Marine Operating Forces and the Supporting Establishment.

Claxton Logistics Services is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) operating in the DC-metro area with headquarters in Dumfries, VA.  Over the past three years, Claxton Logistics provides acquisition logistics, asset management, and supply chain modernization solutions based upon predictive modeling and collaborative engagement strategies with private sector and DOD customers.