CXO FELLOWS: Brett Pickett

The CXO Fellows Program regularly features members of the class of 2015-2016. This is a part of that series.

Name: Brett Pickett
Title: Contract Specialist
Agency: DOL, OASAM-BOC-Office of Procurement Services

Education info: (school/degree): Christopher Newport University, B.A. Political Science, ‘05

What one talent do you wish you had? I wish I could sing.

What was your worst summer or part-time job? A temporary job as a receptionist. The only duties were to screen incoming calls and greet visitors. Time moves very slowly when you get three calls an hour and about five visitors a day.

When you were younger, what did you want to be when you grew up? Astronaut.

What hidden talent or hobby do you have? I enjoy hiking adventures in our National Parks. My favorite trip was through Zion, and I hope to visit Glacier in 2016.

What accomplishment from the past five years are you most proud of? Finishing the additional education and training courses needed to get my FAC-C certification and break into the 1102 job series.

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