Vice Adm. Sean A. Pybus, USN, has been nominated for assignment as deputy commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
Col. Richard B. Dix, USA, has been selected for the rank of brigadier general and assigned as commander, Defense Logistics Agency-Distribution, Defense Logistics Agency, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania.
Brig. Gen. Garrett S. Yee, USAR, has been assigned as commander, 335th Signal Command (Theater) (Operational Command Post) (Forward), Kuwait.
Brig. Gen. Tammy S. Smith, USAR, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff (Individual Mobilization Augmentee), Office of the Chief, Army Reserve, Washington, D.C.
Intelligent Automation Incorporated, Rockville, Maryland, has appointed Dr. Vikram Manikonda as president and chief executive officer.
Brig. Gen. Paul J. Laughlin II, USA, has been assigned as program manager, Saudi Arabian National Guard Modernization Program, Saudi Arabia.
Brig. Gen. John T. Quintas, USAF, has been assigned as commander, 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Combat Command, Southwest Asia.
Brig. Gen. Jon A. Norman, USAF, has been assigned as director, operations, plans and programs, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.
Brig. Gen. Donald E. Jackson Jr., USA, has been assigned as director, Joint Engineering Directorate, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan and commander, Transatlantic Division (Forward), Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. Francisco A. Espaillat, USAR, has been assigned as commander (Troop Program Unit), 143rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Orlando, Florida.