Career Progressions

Lt. Gen. Stanley E. "Sid" Clarke III, USAF, has been nominated and confirmed as the director of the Air National Guard.

Matt Christiansen has joined AMETEK SCP, Westerly, Rhode Island, as senior design engineer.

Fairmont Consulting Group LLC, Boston, has named Dr. Annalisa Weigel as a director.

Maj. Gen. Garrett Harencak, USAF, has been assigned assistant chief of staff, strategic deterrence and nuclear integration, Headquarters, U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. 

Dr. Paul Monticciolo has been appointed chief technology officer of Mercury Systems Inc., Chelmsford, Massachusetts.

Maj. Gen. Bernard S. Champoux, USA, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commanding general, Eighth U.S. Army/chief of staff, Combined Forces Command, Korea.

Myriad Group AG, Zurich, Switzerland, has appointed Stephen Dunford chief executive officer and named Ed Zylka senior vice president and general manager, Device Solutions Division.

Col. Curtis L. Williams, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of brigadier general and assignment as assistant deputy director, Politico-Military Affairs for Africa, Joint Staff, J-5, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Nathan Maenle has been assigned director, manpower, personnel and security, Defense Information Systems Agency, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland.

Tait Communications, Houston, has tapped John Emerson as global chief information officer.

Brig. Gen. Charles Q. Brown Jr., USAF, has been selected for the rank of major general and assigned deputy commander, U.S. Air Forces Central Command; deputy, combined force air component commander, U.S. Central Command, Southwest Asia. 

Ruth L. Moser has been assigned director, space programs and policy, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.

Quantum3D Inc., San Jose, California, has appointed Wade Guindy president and CEO.

Col. Christopher F. Skomars, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of brigadier general and assignment as deputy director of installations, logistics and mission support, Headquarters Air Force Global Strike Command, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana.

Rear Adm. Samuel Perez Jr., USN, will be assigned deputy assistant secretary, plans, programs and operations, Department of State, Washington, D.C.

Daniel Myung has been named chief executive officer of HandySoft Global Corporation, Falls Church, Virginia.

Col. Timothy P. Kelly, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of brigadier general and assignment as deputy director, plans and policy, U.S. European Command, Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany.

Brig. Gen. Maryanne Miller, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general and assignment as deputy director for partnership strategy, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Optelian, Marietta, Georgia, and Ottawa, Ontario, has named Dr. John Yam Asia-Pacific regional business development manager.

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