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.
Rear Adm. James G. Foggo III, USN, has been appointed to the rank of vice admiral and for assignment as commander, Sixth Fleet; commander, Task Force Six; commander, Striking and Support Forces NATO; deputy commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe; deputy commander, U.S. Naval Forces Africa; and Joint Force Maritime Component Commander Europe, Naples, Italy.
Brig. Gen. Patrick D. Sargent, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, Pacific Regional Medical Command; U.S. Army Pacific Surgeon; and senior market manager, Hawaii Enhanced Multi-Service Market, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Brig. Gen. Barbara R. Holcomb, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, Southern Regional Medical Command, and market manager, San Antonio Military Health System, Joint Base San Antonio, Texas.
Brig. Gen. Robin L. Fontes, USA, has been assigned as defense attaché-India, U.S. Defense Attaché Office, India.
Brig. Gen. Dennis D. Doyle, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff for operations, U.S. Army Medical Command; and chief, U.S. Army Medical Service Corps, Falls Church, Virginia.
Robert A. Gold has been assigned as the deputy director, mission assurance, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.
Darlene J. Costello has been assigned as the principal deputy assistant secretary of defense (acquisition), Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.
Lisha H. Adams has been assigned as the deputy assistant secretary of defense (materiel readiness), Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.
David McClure has joined Veris Group, Vienna, Virginia, as chief strategist.
LGS Innovations, Herndon, Virginia, has appointed John Fitzgerald as executive vice president and chief financial officer.