The Navy M&S Governance Board (GB) was formed to aid in the oversight of M&S activities for the enterprise. The GB is chartered by and reports to the Navy Corporate Business Council (CBC). The M&S Governance Board works with M&S Community Leads (CLs) and relies on the Navy Modeling and Simulation Office (NMSO) as its Secretariat to assist the coordination of M&S efforts among existing Navy Functional Area Managers (FAMs), DoD CLs, USMC M&S Sponsors and other Component M&S leadership.
NAVY MODELING AND SIMULATION GOVERNANCE BOARD CHARTER
The GB is chaired by the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, and Acquisition (ASN RD&A) Chief Systems Engineer (ASN RDA CHSENG).
The GB consolidated the twelve M&S functional areas into four SES Community Leads (CLs) consisting of:
NMSO functions as the GB's "action arm" by implementing policy guidance, and providing: