Capt. Steven L. Parode, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as director of intelligence, J-2, U.S. Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
Rear Adm. Colin J. Kilrain, USN, will be assigned as commander, Special Operations Command, U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H. M. Smith, Hawaii.
Rear Adm. Matthew J. Kohler, USN, will be assigned as commander, Information Dominance Forces Command/Director for Communications and Information Systems, N-6, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Virginia Beach, Virgina.
Rear Adm. Cynthia M. Thebaud, USN, will be assigned as commander, Expeditionary Strike Group 2, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Rear Adm. James R. McNeal, USN, will be assigned as commander, Naval Supply Global Logistics Support, San Diego.
Brig. Gen. Roger H. Watkins, USAF, has been assigned as deputy commander/chief of staff, Joint Warfare Center, Supreme Allied Command for Transformation, Stavanger, Norway.
Maj. Gen. David H. Berger, USMC, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commander, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.
Rear Adm. Louis V. Cariello, USN, will be assigned as commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia.
Rear Adm. Scott A. Stearney, USN, will be assigned as commander, Navy Warfare Development Command, Norfolk, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Sarah E. Zabel, USAF, has been assigned as director, cyberspace operations, Office of Information Dominance and Chief Information Officer, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.