Vice Adm. Robert B. Murrett served as fourth director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency from July 2006 to July 2010.
Under Vice Adm. Murrett’s leadership, NGA pushed to get more analysts and support staff into theater during the dual wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In his final year as director, NGA also helped to provide a common operating picture in Haiti following the devastating earthquake and tracked the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf. He also oversaw the construction of NGA Campus East, the agency’s state-of-the-art headquarters in Springfield, Virginia.
Vice. Adm. Murrett was inducted into the GEOINT Hall of Fame in 2017.