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Photo - Melvin W. Russell (Acting DMA Director)

Ray B. Shepherd

Director
Defense Media Activity

Ray B. Shepherd was appointed as the Director of the Defense Media Activity (DMA), a Department of Defense Field Activity, on February 11, 2013. He leads a worldwide media organization reporting to the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs. Defense Media Activity (DMA) is the Department of Defense's direct line of communication for news and information to U.S. forces worldwide. The agency presents news, information and entertainment on a variety of media platforms, including radio, television, internet, print media and emerging media technologies. DMA informs millions of active, Guard and Reserve service members, civilian employees, contractors, military retirees and their families in the U.S. and abroad.

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