Tue, Jan 10|
AFCEA Hawaii 2023 Luncheon Series DISAPAC Commander Col Jared C. Voneida
Commander, DISA Pacific will be the first guest speaker for our AFCEA-Hawaii 2023 Luncheon Series Jan 10 Tue at Hale Ikena on Ft. Shafter.
Time & Location
Jan 10, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Hale Ikena, 711 Morton Dr. Honolulu, HI 96819
About the Event
Colonel Voneida assumed command of the Regional Field Command, Defense Information Systems Agency Pacific (DISA PAC) in July 2022. He is responsible for the engineering, operation, defense, and command and control of the Pacific portion of the Department of Defense Information Network. Colonel Voneida directly supports US Pacific Command, US Forces Japan, US Forces Korea, Alaska Command, and Pacific Mission Partners, Service Components, and Agencies.
Colonel Jared C. Voneida, USMC was born in Quantico, VA. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Economics and was commissioned in May 1997. He graduated from The Basic School in March 1998 and completed the Communications and Information Systems Officer Course in September 1998 at Marine Corps Base, Quantico, VA.
Colonel Voneida’s staff assignments include: Test Director, Marine Corps Operational Test and Evaluation Activity, Marine Corps Base, Quantico, VA; Information Systems Management Officer, 2d Marine Air Wing, Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point, NC; Marine Corps Communications Detachment Commander, Amphibious Task Force 76, USS Essex forward deployed to Sasebo, Japan; Watch Officer, I Marine Expeditionary Force G-6 and S-6, I MEF Forward Command Post, Fallujah and Najaf, Iraq; Assistant Operations Officer for 9th Communications Battalion, Camp Pendleton, CA; Chief of the Contingency and Exercise Branch, Defense Information Systems Agency Pacific, Ford Island, HI; Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff G-6, 3d Marine Logistics Group, Okinawa, Japan; Executive Officer of Combat Logistics Regiment 37, Okinawa, Japan. Deputy Division Chief, IC4 Directorate, Headquarters Marine Corps, Pentagon, Arlington, VA; Assistant Chief of Staff G-6 for Marine Corps Forces, Europe and Africa, Stuttgart, Germany; Assistant Chief of Staff G-6 for III Marine Expeditionary Force Okinawa, Japan.
Colonel Voneida’s command assignments include Charlie Company Commanding Officer, 9th Communications Battalion, Camp Pendleton, CA; Commanding Officer of Communications Company, 3d Marine Logistics Group, Okinawa, Japan; Commanding Officer of 3d Recruit Training Battalion, Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, CA.
Colonel Voneida’s academic and professional education include Expeditionary Warfare School (2007); Marine Corps Command and Staff College (2009); the Joint Forces Staff College (2009), Top Level School at the NATO Defense College, Rome, Italy (2017-2018).
Colonel Voneida’s personal decorations include the Legion of Merit Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal 4th Award, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal 3rd Award, the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, and the Combat Action Ribbon.
Colonel Voneida is married to the former Sara Barnett of San Diego, CA. They have one daughter, Claire (12), and one son, Kenneth John “KJ” (8).