The Joint Staff J6 provides expertise in support of the Chairman’s core responsibilities and in advancing C4/Cyber across all domains to enable a globally integrated Combined/Joint Force.
The J-6 represents the Joint Warfighter in support of the command, control, communications, and computers/cyber (C4) requirements validation and capability development processes while ensuring joint interoperability. To further this effort, the J-6 promulgates guidance and provides functional expertise to the Chairman in order to shape the joint information environment. Additionally, as the Joint Staff Chief Information Officer (CIO), the J-6 provides business class Information Technology (IT) services and support to the Chairman and the entire Joint Staff.
Ms. Charleen Laughlin, Acting Director for the Joint Staff J6 Command, Control, Communications, and Computers / Cyber Directorate, J6 | Biography