RFPB Shortcuts

              2019 RFPB Fully Burden Life Cycle Cost Report                                                  2020 RFPB Next Administration Transition Report                                        RFPB Tri-Fold                       RFPB Reports

Fully Burden Life Cycle Cost Report             Next Administration Transition Report                      RFPB Tri-Fold                                       RFPB Reports


3 MAR 2023
The next RFPB Quarterly Meeting is a two-day meeting on May 9-10th on Capitol Hill (venue TBD). This meeting will include an event commemorating the 70th anniversary of the RFPB. The focus is recruiting and retention as well as personnel priorities. Uniform is Class B (or service equivalent) or business attire.

More information will be posted here as it becomes available.

15 FEB 2023
The RFPB held a Quarterly Meeting on February 15th at the Pentagon which focused on Total Force Policy issues. Senior Leadership from DoD, including the Deputy Secretary of Defense discussed key Total Force Policy issues. Minutes from the meeting are available on the 'Meetings' tab of our website.

For more information on Dr. Hicks' remarks, see the links below.

Readout:  https://www.defense.gov/News/Releases/Release/Article/3299315/readout-of-deputy-secretary-of-defense-dr-kathleen-hicks-meeting-with-the-reser/

Remarks:  https://www.defense.gov/News/Speeches/Speech/Article/3299109/deputy-secretary-of-defense-dr-kathleen-hicks-remarks-at-the-reserve-forces-pol/

Tweet:  https://twitter.com/depsecdef/status/1625924685366960129?s=46&t=DtOlWWumMudnjFIJsrHQVQ

Reserve Forces Policy Board Overview

The Reserve Forces Policy Board is, by law, a federal advisory committee within the Office of the Secretary of Defense. As mandated by Congress, it serves as an independent adviser to provide advice and recommendations directly to the Secretary of Defense on strategies, policies, and practices designed to improve and enhance the capabilities, efficiency, and effectiveness of the reserve components.

The Board may act on matters referred to it by the chair and on any matter raised by a member of the Board or the Secretary of Defense.

The 20-member Board has a civilian chairman and includes a non-voting Military Executive and Senior Enlisted representative, a member or former member of each of the seven reserve components of the armed forces, and ten U.S. citizens with significant knowledge and experience in national security and reserve component matters. Board members represent a wide range of industry, business, professional, and civic experience, in addition to their military expertise, which combined provide the Secretary of Defense with a unique and independent body of senior officials to review and comment on Reserve component programs and policies.