OR Faculty

Office: GL-254

Mail Code: OR
Operations Research Dept
Graduate School of Operational and Information Sciences
Monterey, CA 93943

CDR Walt DeGrangeCDR Walt DeGrange, SC, USN
Military Faculty (Lecturer)


  • MS – Naval Postgraduate School, 2005; Operations Analysis

  • BE – Vanderbilt University, 1992; Electrical Engineering

NPS Experience

  • 2011 — Present, Senior Supply Corps Officer, Naval Postgraduate School

Teaching Courses and Interests

  • Operations Research (OA 1600)
  • Operational Logistics (OA 3610, OA 4611)
  • Inventory and Forecasting Models (OA 3501)
  • Spreadsheet Modeling and Methodology (OS 3008)

Research Interests

  • Naval Operational and Expeditionary Logistics
  • Network Distribution & Transportation Modeling
  • Demand Forecasting and Inventory Model Fitting
  • Data Analysis
  • Navy Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

OR Professional Societies

INFORMS Military Applications Society – Council Board Member

Military Résumé

Operations Research Analyst
Director of Operations Research, Naval Inventory Control Point (NAVICP, now known as NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support), Mechanicsburg, PA
Director of Operations Research, Naval Operational Logistics Support Center (NOLSC), Norfolk, VA

Theater Logistics
Director of Operations Research, CENTCOM Deployment & Distribution Operations Center (CDDOC)
Fleet Support Officer, COMLOGFORNAVCENT / CTF 53, Bahrain

Afloat Operations
Supply Officer, USS DUBUQUE (LPD 8)
Supply Officer, USS JOHN A. MOORE (FFG 19)
Wardroom Officer, USS AMERICA (CV 66)

Other Tours of Interest
Integrated Logistics Support Officer, SURPAC, San Diego, CA
Accessions Officer, NAVSUP Office of Personnel, Washington, DC
Contracting Intern, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, DC