Oversight of DHRA

Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) (USD (P&R))

The Under Secretary for Personnel and Readiness is the principal staff assistant and advisor to the Secretary and Deputy Secretary of Defense for Total Force Management as it relates to readiness; National Guard and Reserve component affairs; health affairs; training; and personnel requirements and management, including equal opportunity, morale, welfare, recreation, and quality of life matters.

For more information, please visit the USD (P&R) Web site.

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Headquarters, DHRA

The Headquarters, comprised of civilian and servicemember personnel, directly supports the DHRA's overarching mission by formulating, executing, and overseeing DoD-mandated human resource programs, budgets, policies, and initiatives; and by providing resources and guidance to all DHRA Components and programs.

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If you're looking for guidance regarding a specific DoD human resource issue, please refer to the information index below.