Joe Faragone is an experienced manager in the federal public service and a serving member of the Canadian Armed Forces primary reserves. He is currently the manager (senior policy advisor) at Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat managing the review of the Treasury Board Policy on Results. Prior to that, he was the acting Director-RBM at the Public Health Agency of Canada. He has previously worked at Defence Research & Development Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian International Development Agency, Department of National Defence, National Research Council, and Correctional Service Canada. His areas of expertise include RBM and its various elements, policy development, program management and operations, science policy, and intelligence, security and emergency management. He has a PhD in Public Administration – (the thesis examined public sector performance), MA in Public Policy and Public Administration, and a MA in War Studies. He has presented at various conferences, including at international peer-reviewed fora.