NEWS | May 3, 2021

NSWC Panama City Asian American Pacific Islander Spotlight: Brandt Weilbacher

By Katherine Mapp NSWC PCD Public Affairs

Brandt Weilbacher, hailing from the island of Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia, is the head of Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division’s (NSWC PCD) Property Management Division. Weilbacher served 30 years of active duty service in the U.S. Navy before retiring as a Master Chief Petty Officer. In April 2016, Weilbacher joined the NSWC PCD team as contractor support for the Property Management Division.

In his role as the Property Management Division Head (Code 107), he manages and oversees the Purchasing, Supply and General Equipment Branches at NSWC PCD. Cradle-to-grave material management  encompasses the purchasing, tracking, receiving, warehousing, inventorying and issuing of materials required by NSWC PCD programs, which provide direct support to the warfighter.  

Weilbacher was one of the command’s Annual Award winners in 2019 for his exemplary leadership in the Property Management Division, resulting in a successful Naval Sea Systems Command Warfare Centers Property Management Audit Inspection.

Leading a team of 37 personnel within the Property Management Division, Weilbacher’s leadership is focused on investing in his team. “Investing in the individuals on your team will always result in team success,” he said.