2022 Next Gen National Security Fellow
Frederico Bartels is a senior policy analyst for defense budgeting in Heritage's Center for National Defense. He conducts research, writes and engages audiences on the adequacy, composition, and character of the U.S. defense budget and associated policies and supports the Center’s mission to promote a strong U.S national defense. He previously worked at Concerned Veterans for America and Americans for Prosperity.
Bartels holds a M.A. from George Washington University and a B.A. from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais, in Brazil and is a Certified Defense Financial Manager.
Recent Publications & News
Special Event | Assessing the FY 2023 Defense Budget Request
By Becca Wasser, Stacie Pettyjohn, Todd Harrison, Frederico Bartels & Mackenzie Eaglen