Jamie Graybeal

Director of External Relations

Prior to joining CSBA in 2015, Jamie Graybeal served as the Associate Director for Public Affairs on the Presidential Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission, where he generated broad awareness and understanding of the Commission’s efforts, which reviewed all compensation and retirement programs used by the Uniformed Services to compensate their service members and made recommendations for their modernization to the President and Congress.

Mr. Graybeal is a retired U.S. Navy public affairs officer who has led the communication efforts of the U.S. European Command, the U.S. Strategic Command, the U.S. Central Command, and NORAD and U.S. Northern Command. His most recent civilian postings include serving as the Deputy Public Affairs Officer for the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan and as the U.S. Navy’s Assistant Chief Of Information For Communication Strategy, Integration and Assessment. Early in Mr. Graybeal’s naval tenure he had the opportunity to serve as an executive assistant to the Department of Defense’s top spokesperson and directly supported the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs. He and his family have spent portions of their military career living overseas in Japan, Germany, and Bahrain.

Mr. Graybeal has received numerous civilian and military awards.


M.A. in National Security and Strategic Studies
Naval War College

B.B.A. in Business Administration, Management
Temple University