David Helvey has been as appointed
deputy assistant secretary of defense for
East Asia, Office of the Under Secretary
of Defense (Policy), Washington, D.C.
has selected Pramod P.
Khargonekar to serve
as assistant director for
the Directorate of Engineering.
Edward J. Fish has been appointed
to the Senior Executive Service and
assigned as director, Department of
Defense Consolidated Adjudications
Facility, Office of the Director,
Administration and Management,
Fort George G. Meade, Maryland.
Paul R. Brubaker has been
appointed as director, planning and
performance management, Office
of the Deputy Chief Management
Officer, Arlington, Virginia.
Rear Adm. Philip G. Howe, USN, will
be assigned as commander, Special
Operations Command, U.S. Pacific
Command, Camp Smith, Hawaii.
Rear Adm. Matthew J. Kohler, USN,
will be assigned as director, J- 2, U.S.
Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany.
Brig. Gen. Bruce T.
Crawford, USA, has
been assigned as director, J- 6, Cyber/C4, U.S.
Maj. Gen. Michael K. Nagata, USA,
has been assigned as commander,
Special Operations Command
Central, U.S. Central Command,
MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
Brig. Gen. Michael J. Kingsley, USAF,
has been selected for the rank of major
general and assigned director, North
Atlantic Treaty Organization–
Afghanistan Transformation Task Force, Headquarters, International Security Assistance Force, Kabul, Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. Peter D. Utley, USA,
has been assigned as commanding
general, U.S. Army Test and
Evaluation Command, Aberdeen
Proving Ground, Maryland.
Brig. Gen. Laura J.
has been assigned
as deputy chief of
Assistance Force, Operation Endur-
ing Freedom, Afghanistan.
Lt. Gen. John W. Hesterman III,
USAF, has been nominated for assignment as commander, U.S. Air Forces
Central Command, Air Combat Command, Southwest Asia.
Maj. Gen. William H. Etter, USAF,
has been nominated for appointment
to the rank of lieutenant general
and for assignment as commander,
First Air Force (Air Force North)
and commander, Continental United
States North American Aerospace
Defense Command Region, Tyndall
Air Force Base, Florida.
Rear Adm. William H. Hilarides,
USN, has been nominated for
appointment to the rank of vice
admiral and for assignment as
commander, Naval Sea Systems
Command, Washington, D.C.
Lt. Gen. John M. Bednarek, USA,
has been assigned as chief, Office of
Maj. Gen. Timothy J. Kadavy,
USAR, has been assigned as
commander, Combined Joint
Interagency Task Force–Afghanistan,
Operation Enduring Freedom,
Brig. Gen. Ryan F. Gonsalves, USA,
has been assigned as director of opera-
tions, readiness and mobilization, Office
of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7,
U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. Cedric T. Wins, USA, has
been assigned as director, Requirements
Integration Directorate, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army
Training and Doctrine Command, Joint
Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Kenneth E. Todorov,
USAF, has been assigned as director,
Joint Integrated Air and Missile
Defense Organization, J- 8, Joint Staff,
Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. Bruce H. McClintock,
USAF, has been assigned as senior
defense official/defense attaché, Defense
Intelligence Agency, Moscow, Russia.
Col. Dirk D. Smith, USAF, has been
selected for the rank of brigadier general and assigned as deputy director for
operations, Headquarters U.S. Pacific
Command, Camp Smith, Hawaii.
Services, a division
of ACE Production
Valley, Washington, has
appointed Roger Cox
as operations manager.
WSO2, Palo Alto, California, has
named Adam Firestone as director
of defense and government solutions.
Attensity, Palo Alto, California,
has appointed J. Kirsten Bay as
president and chief executive officer.
Rear Adm. James Arden Barnett Jr.,
USN (Ret.), has joined Venable LLP,
Washington, D.C., as a partner.
Virginia, has named
Ruth Bishop as
sector vice president
of quality, safety and
mission assurance for
its Technical Services sector.