Director, Major Procurement Fraud Unit
Frank Robey is a native of central Kentucky. He joined the U.S. Army in October 1983, serving continuously for 22 years until retiring in September 2005, and then went immediately into federal civil service.
As the Director, Major Procurement Fraud Unit (MPFU), U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (CID), Mr. Robey oversees the investigative activities of over one hundred sixty (160) criminal investigators and staff personnel who specialize in the detection and investigation of major procurement fraud and corruption. MPFU is represented by more than 30 field locations throughout the continental United States, Germany, Kuwait, Afghanistan, and Korea. Prior to his selection as the Director, Mr. Robey served as the Deputy Director for Operations of the MPFU for three years.
In his military service, Mr. Robey served in a variety of law enforcement and leadership positions, primarily with Army CID and included assignments around the world in such positions as a Special Agent in Charge, Economics Crime Team Chief, Evidence Custodian and General Crimes Special Agent. Assignments during his civilian federal civilian service include Standards of Conduct (Internal Affairs) Investigator and Staff Officer at the MPFU Headquarters.
Mr. Robey completed his undergraduate studies in the Administration of Criminal Justice at Park University, MO. His professional education includes numerous military and civilian leadership and management courses, several acquisition and logistical courses, advanced courses in fraud detection and investigative techniques and management. He has received many awards and decorations including the Meritorious Service Medal; Army Commendation Medal; Army Civilian Service Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; the Korea Defense Service Medal; National Defense Service Ribbon; and numerous other citations and commendations.