Mr. Ryan A. Fisher was appointed Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) on November 6, 2017. As Principal Deputy to the Assistant Secretary he provides policy and performance oversight for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works program. The Civil Works program consists predominantly of water resources development including navigation, flood control, hydroelectric power generation, municipal and industrial water supply, outdoor recreation activities, fish and wildlife habitat restoration, and ecosystems management. Mr. Fisher also provides direction on the development and articulation of the Department of the Army's policies and practices in support of the Clean Water Act, the Rivers and Harbors Act and related Corps regulatory programs.CAREER CHRONOLOGY: • Jan 2017--Oct 2017: Chief, Planning and Environmental Branch, US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh, PA • Mar 2016 -- Dec 2016: Chief, Plan Formulation and Economics Section, US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh, PA • Jul 2009 -- Feb 2016: Outreach Coordinator, Management Initiatives Branch, US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh, PA • Jun 2008 -- Jun 2009: Development Assistant and Manager of Special Events, United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA • Jan 2007 -- Apr 2008: Senior Associate, Burson-Marsteller, Pittsburgh, PA • Jan 2001 -- Dec 2006: Legislative Director, Office of Congressman Mike Pence, Washington, DC • Jun 2000 -- Dec 2000: Advance Team Director, Mike Pence for Congress, Anderson, IN • Jun 1998 -- Jun 2000: Legislative Assistant, Offices of Senator Patricia Miller & Senator Murray Clark, Indianapolis, INCOLLEGE: Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH