Improving the Delivery of Services and Care for Veterans

This report focuses on a fairly defined target population – veterans of military service and their families. Yet, as the report’s authors note, the diffuse approach in delivering benefits and services to these individuals is incredibly complicated.

Zachary S. Huitink

Zachary S. Huitink is the D’Aniello Family Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University, where he works in the Research and Evaluation division on veterans’ employment, strategic planning, service delivery, and civil-military relations issues. Dr.

Beyond Business as Usual: Improving Defense Acquisition through Better Buying Power

On behalf of the IBM Center for The Business of Government, we are pleased to present this report, Beyond Business as Usual: Improving Defense Acquisition through Better Buying Power, by Zachary S Huitink and David M Van Slyke, Syracuse University.

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Zachary S. Huitink is the D’Aniello Family Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University, where he works in the Research and Evaluation division on veterans’ employment, strategic planning, service delivery, and civil-military relations issues. Dr. Huitink previously worked for four years as a research associate in Syracuse University’s Campbell Public Affairs Institute, where he contributed to several externally funded projects addressing government contracting, public-private partnerships, strategic planning, service delivery, and organizational change at the U.S. federal, state, and local levels. Huitink is also affiliated with the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. He holds a Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School.