Full Name
CAPT Eugene "Gene" Cash, SC, USN
Job Title
Commanding Officer
Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Business Systems Center (BSC)
Speaker Bio
Capt. Eugene “Gene” S. Cash assumed command of Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Business Systems Center in Mechanicsburg, Pa., April 2020. A native of San Jose, Calif., Cash received his commissioning as a Navy officer through the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps program at the University of Arizona in May 1994.
Cash received his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Arizona and Master of Science degree from Naval Postgraduate School’s Information Technology Management program.

Cash served as the disbursing and sales officer for USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) and supply officer aboard USS Austin (LPD 4). He completed multiple deployments to the Arabian Gulf in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom, earning two Battle Effectiveness Awards and two Blue “E” Awards for logistics management excellence.

In 2009, he served as the logistics and distribution planner for U.S. Central Command Deployment and Distribution Operations Center (CDDOC), at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, and deployed to Baghdad, Iraq, as the CDDOC in support of United States Forces-Iraq.

Cash previously served as the deputy assistant commander for Supply Chain Integration and Technology and deputy director of logistics for the DDG 1000 program, at NAVSUP Headquarters in Mechanicsburg. Additional shore assignments include supply officer, Naval Support Activity La Maddalena, Italy; instructor, Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Ga.; project manager, Navy Supply Information Systems Activity, Mechanicsburg; planning officer, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution.

Cash is a Joint Qualified Officer, a member of the Defense Acquisition Corps, and Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act Level III, certified in Program Management, Life Cycle Logistics, and Information Technology. He is a Project Management Institute certified Project Management Professional and an ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional. He has earned the Surface Warfare Supply Corps qualification and Navy subspecialty codes in information technology management, transportation logistics, acquisition and distribution management, and contract management.

He has been awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal (two awards), Navy Meritorious Service Medal (two awards), Navy Commendation Medal (five awards), Navy Achievement Medal, and various expeditionary, campaign, and unit awards.
Eugene "Gene" Cash, SC, USN