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Mr. Mark Wagner

Deputy to the Commander

Mr. Mark Wagner

Mark Wagner, Deputy to the Commander at the Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD), has over 15 years combined civilian and private industry financial and analytical experience. He joined CCAD in September 2015 as the Director of Resource Management with a broad range of financial management experience at multiple organizational levels in DoD, including championing initiatives to reduce cost and improve management of resources.

Before joining CCAD, Wagner served as the Comptroller for the Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC). As the Comptroller, Wagner had oversight and influenced the management of over $2 billion in working capital fund and $100 million in appropriated resources in support of organic naval aviation depot repairs. His key accomplishment was the establishment of the first comptroller business unit for COMFRC, and included oversight of three CONUS working capital fund and one OCONUS appropriated comptroller organization.

Wagner joined the Department of the Navy in 2004 as a Business and Financial Manager in the Navy Acquisition Intern Program (NAIP). He was assigned to Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) during the NAIP and worked for various programs including Navy Unmanned Combat Air System, the FA-18 Hornet, the Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile, and the H-60 Black Hawk.

Upon completion of the NAIP, Wagner was assigned to the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, Comptroller (OUSD(C)), Operations Directorate from 2007 until 2010. During that time, he worked in numerous capacities including the Senior Budget Analyst for Operation and Maintenance appropriations of the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, National Guard, and Reserve Component accounts. He was also the OUSD(C) lead for the Defense Foreign Currency Fluctuation Account, Civilian Personnel, Non-Appropriated Funds, and the Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund.

Before joining DoD, Wagner worked as an Investment Advisor for Edward Jones and as a Special Educator providing inclusion and content mastery services to students with disabilities.

Wagner graduated in 1999 from Stephen F. Austin State University with a Bachelor of Science in both Communication Disorders and Psychology. He attained his Master of Public Administration in 2004 from the University of North Texas.

Mission statement

  • Provide our Nation the best value for modification, repair, and overhaul of rotary wing components and aircraft to support strategic readiness of the Army. On order, repair forward-deployed aircraft and components worldwide.


  • Mission First, People Always!
  • CCAD must be postured to ensure we are synchronizing aviation assets, materiel support and enterprise resources to ensure SAFETY-QUALITY-ACCURACY in order to meet Army readiness goals.


  • CCAD is postured to meet our Nation’s future requirements in peacetime, surge during war and enable Army Readiness.


Last updated on: 10-Apr-2020