Capt. Linda R. Wackerman, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as Reserve deputy director, Assessment Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, N-81R, Washington, D.C.
The Chertoff Group, Washington, D.C., has added six senior advisers: Dr. Chris Bronk, Dr. Rupert Herbert-Burns, Rear Adm. Robert Day, USCG, John Sano, Dr. Gerry Sleefe and Teri Takai.
Capt. Thomas G. Reck, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as director, Maritime Partnership Program, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa, Naples, Italy.
Capt. Gene F. Price, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as Reserve deputy commander, U.S. 10th Fleet, Fort Meade, Maryland.
Rear Adm. Daniel J. MacDonnell, USN, will be assigned as commander, Information Dominance Corps Reserve Command, Fort Worth, Texas.
Rear Adm. Lawrence B. Jackson, USN, will be assigned as reserve deputy director, Warfare Integration Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, N-9I, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Robert Griffin has been appointed deputy undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate, Washington, D.C.
Former AFCEA president and CEO Kent R. Schneider has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of SolPass LLC, Denver.
Capt. Todd J. Squire, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as director for international engagement, N-52, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.
Capt. Kevin C. Hayes, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and assigned as deputy commander, Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. Cedric D. George, USAF, has been assigned as deputy director, resource integration, deputy chief of staff for logistics, installations and mission support, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Stephen Volz has been tapped to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Satellite and Information Service (NESDIS), Silver Spring, Maryland.
Electronic Environments Corporation, Marlborough, Massachusetts, announced three appointments: Mike Walsh, technical services manager; Robert Hoffman, project executive; and Scott Willard, Northeast Region senior project manager/construction manager.
The Internet Association, Washington, D.C., has added Abigail Slater as vice president of legal and regulatory policy.
Oceus Networks Inc., Reston, Virginia, has promoted Randy Fuerst to president and CEO.
HighPoint Global, Reston, Virginia, has added Shawnice Hawthrone as business development executive.
Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., USN, has been assigned as commander, U.S. Pacific Command, Honolulu.
Col. Brian P. Cummings, USA, has been assigned as program executive officer, Program Executive Office Soldier, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Kirk F. Vollmecke, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general, Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. Paul A. Ostrowski, USA, has been assigned as deputy for acquisition and systems management, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), Washington, D.C.