QDR Mission

Leads Army efforts in supporting the development and implementation of Department of Defense strategic
assessments and direction.

QDR Roles

  • Army lead for assessment and implementation of recommendations of the National Commission on the
    Future of the Army
  • Army Lead to integrate support to Defense Planning Guidance development
  • Army lead for conduct and implementation of the NDAA 15-directed Defense Strategy Review
  • Army lead for Joint Force Assessments
  • Coordinate studies and strategic reviews
  • Coordinate Senior Leader preparation for Deputy’s Management Action Groups (DMAGs) and SecDef
    Large Groups
  • Support the communication of Army capabilities, plans, and programs needed to implement the National Defense Strategy