Rear Adm. Victorino G. Mercado, USN, has been assigned as commander, Carrier Strike Group 8, Norfolk, Virginia.
Fine Tubes, Plymouth, United Kingdom, has appointed Phil Adderley as technical and quality director.
Maj. Gen. Paul H. McGillicuddy, USAF, has been assigned as vice commander, Pacific Air Forces, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.
Maj. Gen. Wendy M. Masiello, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as director, Defense Contract Management Agency, Fort Lee, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Peter A. Gallagher, USA, has been assigned as director, J-6, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
Maj. Gen. Jimmie J. Wells, USAR, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, U.S. Army Forces Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Rear Adm. Andrew L. Lewis, USN, has been assigned as commander, Carrier Strike Group 12, Norfolk, Virginia.
Dave Wennergren will be joining the Professional Services Council (PSC), Arlington, Virginia, as senior vice president of technology policy.
QinetiQ North America, Reston, Virginia, has appointed Mark “Luke” Lucas as director of strategic programs.
Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Farnsworth, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center/director of Army safety, Fort Rucker, Albama.