Career Progressions

Maj. Gen. Aundre F. Piggee, USA, has been assigned director, J-4, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.

Maj. Gen. Patrick M. Higgins, USA, has been assigned deputy director, Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization, Arlington, Virginia.

Brig. Gen. Paul M. Nakasone, USA, has been assigned director, Army Cyber Operations Integration Center/G-3, Second Army/U.S. Army Cyber Command, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Life Cycle Engineering Incorporated, Charleston, South Carolina, has named Manuel “Manny” Lovgren as senior vice president of the Engineering Services group.

Brig. Gen. Mark W. Gillette, USA, has been assigned defense attaché-China, U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency, China.

Brig. Gen. Anthony C. Funkhouser, USA, has been assigned commandant, U.S. Army Engineer School, U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. 

Brig. Gen. David G. Fox, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general, U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Newtec, Singapore, has appointed Mario Querner as vice president, Asia.

Brig. Gen. Peter A. DeLuca, USA, has been assigned commanding general, U.S. Army Engineer Division, Mississippi Valley, Vicksburg, Mississippi. 

Col. Gabriel Troiano, USAR, has been nominated for the rank of brigadier general and for assignment as the commander (troop program unit), Military Intelligence Readiness Command, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Rear Adm. John W. Smith Jr., USN, will be assigned commandant, Joint Forces Staff College, National Defense University, Norfolk, Virginia. 

Rear Adm. James J. Shannon, USN, will be assigned director, Navy International Programs Office, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D.C. 

GenCorp Incorporated, Sacramento, California, has named John Schumacher as vice president for business relations.

Rear Adm. Brian L. Losey, USN, will be assigned commander, Naval Special Warfare Command, San Diego.

Maj. Gen. Perry L. Wiggins, USA, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commanding general, U.S. Army North/Fifth U.S. Army, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

Mercury Systems, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, has named Dr. Justin Christian director of technology and innovation for its Mercury Intelligence Systems subsidiary.

Dave Jenkins has joined AMETEK SCP, Westerly, Rhode Island, as vice president of business development. Phillip Pilweski has been named director of programs and Steve Thumbeck has been named sales director of oil & gas products.

Lt. Gen. James L. Terry, USA, has been nominated for assignment as commanding general, U.S. Army Central Command/Third Army, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.

Lt. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, USA, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of general and for assignment as commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Telestream, Nevada City, California, has named Paul Turner vice president of enterprise product management.