Deputy Director for Administration
Mr. Eddy Bueno is the Deputy Director for Administration for the National
Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) Directorate. Walter Reed National
Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland. In this role, he serves as the
principal advisor to the Director on all matters related to NICoE
administration. He is responsible for direct management of the organization’s
major administrative, resource, information technology, and logistics programs.
He is additionally charged with development of plans, policies, goals, and
objectives for the NICOE.
Prior to joining the NICoE in September 2012, Mr. Bueno spent six years at
the Department of the Navy, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED). He most
recently served as the Director of Wounded Warrior Programs, where he directed
the development and management of Navy Medicine programs in support of wounded
warriors and their families across the Navy and Marine Corps enterprises. Mr.
Bueno had previously served as Program Manager and Executive Program Manager,
leading the development and monitoring of policies and guidelines to ensure the
seamless delivery of quality healthcare to Navy and Marine Corps beneficiaries
worldwide. While at BUMED, he developed an enterprise-wide healthcare quality
assessment tool, encompassing the monitoring of access to care, healthcare
provider encounters, healthcare facilities, and ancillary services.
Mr. Bueno has also served as Executive Director of the Navy and Marine Corps
Public Health Center, working as principal advisor to the Commanding Officer and
managing the operations of the Organizational Development, Resource Management,
and Administrative Support Services Directorates. While in this role, he
facilitated the implementation of an Epidemiology Data Center, the first ever
for Navy-side disease surveillance and injury prevention.
With more than 30 years of combined active duty and government health care
management experience, Mr. Bueno provides a vast wealth of knowledge and proven
leadership to NICoE Directorate operations.
Mr. Bueno earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering from
New York Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree
from Southern New Hampshire University.