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RTP Speakers Bureau

Carmelita Chadwick-Gallo

Carmelita Chadwick-GalloCarmelita Chadwick-Gallo is the Director, Research Triangle Park Finance Center, Environmental Protection Agency.  As the Finance Center Director, she is responsible for over $1 billion in contract and purchase order payments annually.  Prior to joining the EPA, Ms. Chadwick-Gallo served as the Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (ASAF), Financial Management and Comptroller.   As Special Assistant, she served as a senior, confidential financial management advisor and champion on issues important to the ASAF (FM&C).  Ms. Chadwick-Gallo was commissioned in the United States Air Force upon graduation from Baylor University, and as a military officer, she served in a wide variety of financial management roles.  Upon completion of military service, she served as the Director of Finance, Systems Engineering Solutions at BAE Systems.  Later, she returned to the Department of Defense, serving as a senior financial management analyst responsible for the financial management oversight of a diverse portfolio of Secretary of Defense programs to include Overseas Contingency Operations, Navy Working Capital Funds, multiple Defense-Wide Agencies and Funds Control. 

Topic(s) Presentation Audience Duration Availability
  • Financial Management/Accounting/Business Management/Careers/Budgeting

Grades 9-12,

2 hours

Weekday, Evening,


  • Travel is limited to approximately 50 miles out of the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) area. All travel is up to the discretion of the speaker.
  • There is no charge for a speaker.
  • Please submit requests at least 4 weeks in advance.
  • Please limit requests to no more than two speakers per event.
  • If you have a large event and would like to request multiple speakers from EPA, please Contact the Speakers Bureau for assistance.

Confirmation Policy: 
If you need to cancel or reschedule please contact the speakers as soon as possible but no later than 1 week prior to the presentation.