Who is the head of the defense department?
The Secretary of Defense, or SecDef, is the head of the Department of Defense. This position is currently held by former CIA Director Leon Panetta after Robert Gates retired on July 1, 2011.
Who is head of the Department of Defense?
The Secretary of Defense is Robert Gates.
Who is head of Department of Defense?
Who is the head of the department for defense?
Who is the head of department of defense?
The Secretary of Defense, currently Robert Gates as of 5/11.