Dr. Daniel P. Walsh
Dr. Daniel P. Walsh

Dr. Daniel P. Walsh
Acting Director


Dr. Walsh was previously the Acting Director where he was responsible for establishing and implementing the Agency’s strategic security and technology objectives, with a broad Agency portfolio comprised of technology integration programs, information technology, construction management, and security operations.

Dr. Walsh joined the Pentagon Force Protection Agency in 2008 as a scientist in the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives Directorate.  He previously served as the Assistant Director of Security Integration and Technology, the Chief of the Science and Technology Office and as the Special Assistant to the Agency Director.

Prior to his tenure at the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, he served as a Hazardous Materials and Weapons of Mass Destruction Specialist for the New York City Department of Environmental Protection, supervising response and analytical operations for hazardous material incidents throughout the City.
 
Dr. Walsh received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from New York University and an undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of Scranton.