Force Modernization Proponent Leaders

The force modernization proponent is the HQDA principal official or the commander, commandant, director, or chief of a center, school, institution, or agency with primary duties and responsibilities relative to DOTMLPF–P requirements for a particular function. When a Center of Excellence (CoE) commander is designated the force modernization proponent for a particular function (for example, sustainment, fires, maneuver, and maneuver support) that designation may encompass duties and responsibilities for multiple functional areas and branches. AR 5-22

Commanding General
Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca
BG Anthony R. Hale
Commanding General
Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning
MG Patrick J. Donahoe
Commanding General
Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker
MG David J. Francis

Commanding General
Cyber Center of Excellence and Fort Gordon
BG Paul T. Stanton
Commanding General
Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood
BG James Bonner
Commanding General
Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill
MG Kenneth L. Kamper

Commanding General
Combined Arms Support Command Sustainment CoE
MG Mark T. Simerly
Mission Command Center of Excellence
BG Charles J. Masaracchia
Commanding General
Medical Center of Excellence
MG Dennis LeMaster

AR 5-22 Responsibilities:
(1) Execute force management responsibilities (concepts development, capabilities determination, and capabilities integration) relative to DOTMLPF–P for their particular function or branch.
(2) Ensure DOTMLPF–P actions are coordinated with ACOMs, ASCCs, DRUs, FOAs, the HQDA staff, and others, as required.
(3) Ensure coordination of DOTMLPF–P proposals with Director, ARCIC prior to submission to HQDA.
(4) Participate in the Army Lessons Learned Program.