Moshe Schwartz is a Specialist in Defense Acquisitions at the Congressional Research Service and an adjunct professor at National Defense University’s Eisenhower Center.
Mr. Schwartz is currently on detail, serving as the Executive Director of the 809 Panel.
He has written numerous reports and testified before Congress on a variety of issues, including the acquisition of major defense acquisition programs, defense acquisition reform, the use contractors in military operations, DOD energy, and GAO bid protests. Temporary assignments include serving as a senior advisor to the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan, and as an advisor at ISAF headquarters in Afghanistan.
Before joining CRS, Mr. Schwartz served as a senior analyst at the Government Accountability Office, as an Assistant District Attorney in Brooklyn NY, and as Vice President of the Public Relations firm KCSA Strategic Communications.Mr. Schwartz received a B.A. from Yeshiva University, a J.D. from Yeshiva University’s Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, an M.B.A. from Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business, and a Masters in Public Policy Management from Carnegie Mellon’s H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management.