March 17, 2017: Robert Daigle was nominated as the Director of Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (CAPE) at the U.S. Department of Defense yesterday, Thursday, March 16, 2017. Daigle previously worked at the CAPE office during the Bush administration as the Director of the Program Resources and Information Systems Management Division. Daigle received an MBA in finance from the Columbia Business School and a master of science degree in international security studies from Georgetown University. Daigle is a Professional Staff Member at the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee. He was previously the Executive Director of the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission, and he previously worked in the U.S. Army.