Rear Adm. Kevin D. Scott, USN, has been assigned as vice director for joint force development (joint and coalition warfighting), Joint Staff, Suffolk, Virginia.
James P. Woolsey has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as the president, Defense Acquisition University, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Maj. General Charles W. (Charlie) Fletcher Jr., USA (Ret.), has been selected as president of McLane Advanced Technologies, Temple, Texas.
Lt. Gen. Bradley A. Heithold, USAF, has been nominated for assignment as commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Florida.
Maj. Gen. William E. Rapp, chief, USA, has been assigned as commandant, U.S. Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania.
Maj. Gen. Bert K. Mizusawa, USAR, has been assigned as director, Combined Joint Interagency Task Force-Afghanistan.
Rear Adm. George W. Ballance, USN, has been assigned as commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/commander, Fourth Fleet, Mayport, Florida.
Rear Adm. John C. Aquilino, USN, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff for operations, training and readiness, N-3/N-7, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
David W. Miller has been named chief technologist of NASA, Washington, D.C.
Entropic, San Diego, has appointed Dr. Michael Farese as chief technology officer.