Moore, Kandace L 202-685-2332/4260

DepDir for Ops,


Kandace Moore began serving as Deputy Director for Operations in July of 2019.  Prior to this assignment, she was the Executive Assistant to the Commandant, Joint Forces Staff College, National Defense University from 2013-2019. She is a seasoned administrator whose experience encompasses various billet assignments across the Department of Defense. Ms. Moore’s current duties include providing world class executive support to the Commandant, Dean of Administration, School Directors, faculty and staff, managing day-to-day operations, organizing, records management and scheduling meetings and appointments, while providing superlative customer service.

As the Deputy Director for Operations, Kandace excels at providing exceptional administrative and logistical support in a fast-paced environment. 

Kandace’s initiative and unyielding passion for accomplishing the mission are demonstrated in the high levels of camaraderie and esprit de corps she inspires on every team on which she has been a part. She is the consummate team player and her infectious “can do” attitude makes her an integral part of the unit. These unselfish attributes have earned her numerous Time-Off Awards, Certificates of Commendation, and two Joint Civilian Service Commendation Awards.

Kandace is a United States Marine Veteran. She received an honorable discharge after eleven years of faithful service.