Read about the latest updates from PEO Soldier.

Hometown Army Fellow joins PEO Soldier as Next Gen Body Armor Engineer
March 25, 2024
Brittney Wieland is a civilian engineer with the PEO Soldier, where she works on the Army’s next generation body armor.

Daniel Hosek’s Contributions Help Drive the Development of IVAS
December 18, 2023
IVAS 1.2 and the Next Generation Squad Weapon-Rifle

Coppola Conference Room Dedication
December 6, 2023
Laura Coppola accepts flowers at the ceremony to dedicate a conference room in honor of her late husband, Fred Coppola, 4 Aug. 2023 at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ.

Looking Back PM SL Change of Charter
November 30, 2023
Brig. Gen. Christopher Schneider, Program Executive Officer Soldier, passes the organizational colors of Program Manager Soldier Lethality to the newly assigned Col. Jason Bohannon, PM SL, officially relinquishing authority from the outgoing officer Col. (RET) Scott Madore, 4 Aug. 2023 at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ. (Photo by Jesse Glass)

PEO Soldier Gets to Ground Truth on Soldier Equipment
October 19, 2023
PEO Soldier traveled to Schofield Barracks, Hawaii on July 12, 2023, to visit 25th Infantry Division to perform Operational Kit Analysis (O.K. Analysis) to better understand equipment challenges in the Jungle. O.K. Analysis highlights how Soldiers are choosing to wear their equipment in operational environments, captures innovative solutions, and proactively engages with units to identify Soldier Enhancement Program (SEP) opportunities.

Assistant Product Manager Payton Robertson Readies IVAS Systems for Fielding
September 18, 2023
Within Product Manager Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS), Payton Robertson plays an integral role in keeping the IVAS program on track. As Assistant Product Manager (APM) for Production, she oversees the cost, performance, and scheduling of IVAS

Army Accepts Prototypes of the Most Advanced Version of IVAS
July 28, 2023
IVAS 1.2 will be the IVAS variant fielded to the close combat force.

Lethal Unmanned Systems Press Release
July 7, 2023
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Product Manager Soldier Maneuver Sensors Holds Change of Charter Ceremony
June 26, 2023
Lt. Col. Christian Hasbach receives the Product Manager Soldier Maneuver Sensors (PdM SMS) charter from Col. Anthony Gibbs, Project Manager Soldier Warrior, during a change of charter ceremony held on Fort Belvoir, June 22. Hasbach assumed leadership as product manager from Lt. Col. Melissa Johnson, accepting responsibility for the total life cycle management of SMS programs. PdM SMS is a product management office within the Program Executive Office, Soldier (PEO Soldier) portfolio, with a mission to rapidly deliver integrated sensors that enable the Soldier system to detect and engage first against all threats. (U.S. Army Photo by Jason Amadi, PEO Soldier Public Affairs)

Project Manager Soldier Warrior Welcomes Col. Anthony Gibbs as New Leader
May 30, 2023
Col. Anthony Gibbs receives the Army Acquisition Corps flag from Brig. Gen. Christopher Schneider, signifying his assumption as Project Manager Soldier Warrior, during a change of charter ceremony at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, May, 25, 2023. (U.S. Army Photo by Jason Amadi, PEO Soldier Public Affairs)