Chief of Staff
Fred Vago, DLH Chief of Staff, brings more than 35 years of public sector health experience to DLH. In this capacity, he plans, directs, and coordinates strategic initiatives and projects across the company. Mr. Vago uses his 35 years of senior leadership experience in operations and contract management in the Government market to help create a strong network of committed DLH customers.
Prior to joining DLH, Mr. Vago spent almost 10 years with Birch & Davis Holding, Inc., where he began his employment as a principal and worked his way up to president of the company. He is a retired Colonel of the U.S. Air Force Medical Service, and he served as Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the TRICARE program while assigned at the Pentagon.
Mr. Vago holds a master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and a bachelor’s degree in History from Vanderbilt University. He and his wife Carol reside in Loudoun County, Virginia, and have three children and four grandchildren.