Chief Financial Officer and Manager, Business Operations

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Jennifer Logan is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Business/Finance Director at the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility. In this position, she is responsible for leading, overseeing, and integrating the procurement, accounting and finance functions necessary to operate the laboratory. 

She joined Jefferson Lab in July 2018. Previously, Logan served in various contracting and acquisition roles within the Department of the Defense. Most recently, she served as the Deputy Chief of Contracting at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) in Portsmouth, VA. In this capacity, she was a contracting officer with an unlimited warrant responsible for overseeing and executing all ship repair, service, and nuclear material contracting in support of NNSY. Prior to this position, Logan was the Submarine Contracting Division Head at the Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Newport News (SUPSHIPNN) responsible for performing contract administration of Virginia Class Submarine (VCS) new construction and submarine fleet repair contracts.       

Logan began her career as an officer in the United States Air Force, stationed in Colorado Springs, CO. She was a contract specialist executing Schriever Air Force Base service and construction contracts. When Logan separated from the Air Force in 2006, she ventured into the private sector as a procurement and acquisitions consultant supporting the Department of Justice and the Department of the Army on various projects in Washington, D.C. In 2009, Logan transitioned back to the public sector as an acquisition analyst for the Marine Corps Systems Command, where she directed requirements development and acquisition planning for an ACAT I program in Woodbridge, VA. In 2012, she joined the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) as an acquisition analyst in overseeing, integrating and testing various Government Furnished Equipment (GFE) systems during aircraft carrier new construction contracts in Newport News, VA. Then in 2013, Logan joined SUPSHIPNN as the Branch Head Contracting Officer responsible for administering multi-billion dollar aircraft carrier nuclear Refueling and Complex Overhaul (RCOH) contracts. 

Logan holds a B.S. degree in business administration from East Carolina University and an M.A. degree in procurement and acquisition management from Webster University.