Logistics Plans & Operations Branch (LPO)

Mission Statement

To provide the Assistant Deputy Commandant, Installations and Logistics (LP) with situational awareness for contingencies and current operations support. Provides logistics assessments on DoD Operational-level Security Documents USMC/Joint logistics plans. Coordinates with Service organizations and other internal/external agencies to provide staff estimates for strategic Service-level logistics challenges. Coordinates emergent MARFOR expeditionary support as required.

Core Focus Areas

  • Institutional Readiness Working Group (IRWG)
  • Strategic Ground Equipment WorkingGroup (SGEWG)
  • Commandant of the Marine Corps (CMC)Equipping Prioritization
  • Post-Operation ENDURING FREEDOM (OEF) Transition
  • Pivot to the Pacific: (UDP Resumption, III MEF Reconstitution)
  • MARFOR emergent expeditionary support
  • DoD Operational-level Security Docs & Joint/Service Logistics Plans
  • Service-level Log Rep for GFM, Force Posture and Plans WGs
  • Log COAG OAG Co-leads; AGS OAG and HSS OAG
  • Resumption of the Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
  • III Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF)Reconstitution
  • Crisis Response
  • Continuity of Operations (COOP)
  • LPO IMA Ops Sponsor


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