Brig. Gen. Thomas E. Murphy, USAF, has been assigned as deputy director for command, control, communications and computers/cyber, J-6, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. Mark E. Weatherington, USAF, has been assigned as director, cyberspace operations, North American Aerospace Defense Command, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
Col. James R. Sears Jr., USAF, has been selected to the grade of brigadier general and assigned as commander, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Combat Command, Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. David J. Julazadeh, USAF, has been assigned as deputy director, operations, J-3, Headquarters U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
Maj. Gen. Scott D. West, USAF, has been assigned as director of current operations, Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C.
Col. Linda S. Hurry, USAF, has been selected to the grade of brigadier general and assigned as director, expeditionary support, Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.
Brig. Gen. Bradley D. Spacy, USAF, has been selected to the grade of major general and assigned as commander, Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.
Lt. Gen. Marshall B. Webb, USAF, has been assigned as commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Florida
Kiersten Todt has been selected as executive director of the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology, Washington, D.C.
Julie A. Blanks has been assigned as principal director and civilian personnel policy and director, Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory Service, Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, Washington, D.C.
Aerojet Rocketdyne, Sacramento, California, hired Scott Ward as vice president, engineering.
Engineering Services Network, Woodbridge, Virginia, named Steve Dutra as its Charleston, South Carolina, area operations manager.
Vidsys, Vienna, Virginia, promoted Neil Chung to vice president of systems engineering and quality.
General Micro Systems (GMS), Rancho Cucamonga, California, appointed Chris A. Ciufo as chief technology officer.
JMH Group, Washington, D.C., named Lt. Gen. Paul E. Blackwell, USA (Ret.), president.
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News, Virginia, named Michael S. Smith corporate vice president, strategy and development.
SRC Inc., Syracuse, New York, promoted Kevin Hair to chief operating officer.
Contrast Security, Palo Alto, California, appointed Alan Naumann as CEO and board chairman.
Master Chief Geoffrey P. Steffee, USN, has been selected as the command senior enlisted adviser for Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti.