About Us

SDFM is the non-profit educational and professional organization for persons, military and civilian, involved in the financial management profession who support the Department of Defense (DoD) and U.S. Coast Guard. SDFM promotes the education and training of its members and supports the development and advancement of the profession.

SDFM’s Mission is to promote thought leadership, professional development, and ethical behavior in all aspects of defense financial management. Our Vision is to be the premier organization bringing people together in advancing thought leadership, professionalism, and ethics within the national security financial management community. 

National Headquarters Organization

SDFM is governed by a National Board of Directors and follows the adopted SDFM National Constitution and Bylaws and Pledge of Professionalism. The headquarters staff is located in Alexandria, VA led by President & CEO Rich Brady, CDFM, CGFM, CMA.

View our Strategic Goals to learn more about our plans for the future of SDFM and defense financial management.

SDFM is a registered 501(3) non-profit organization. Read our latest Financial Reports.