Dr. Mary C. Byers is the Deputy Director for the Academy for Defense Intelligence (ADI). In this role, she is responsible for the day to day management of Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) training and development.
Mary C. Byers first joined DIA in January 2011, as the Chief, Office of Human Resources (HCH). In this role, Dr. Byers provided a wide range of human resources (HR) support services across the DIA Enterprise. These services included employee benefits, pay administration, recruiting, hiring and staffing, performance management, employee/management relations support, awards and recognition, leave administration, and retirement counseling. In direct support of combatant commands and deployed forces, HCH also provided HR support to military personnel as well as civilian employees and their families, including psychological and other professional counseling services—all to a worldwide workforce.