Career Progressions

Rear Adm. Willie L. Metts, USN, will be assigned as director for intelligence, J-2, U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii.

Rear Adm. Michael E. Jabaley Jr., USN, will be assigned as deputy commander for undersea warfare, SEA-07, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.

Rear Adm. Terry B. Kraft, USN, will be assigned as commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Japan/commander, Navy Region Japan, Yokosuka, Japan.

John E. Gilliland has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service as deputy assistant secretary of defense for House affairs, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Legislative Affairs), Washington, D.C.

BridgePoint Technologies, Oak Brook, Illinois, has named Jon Mathews as director of business operations.

Brig. Gen. Jon A. Norman, USAF, has been assigned as commander, 31st Fighter Wing, U.S. Air Forces in Europe, Aviano Air Base, Italy.

Brig. Gen. Scott A. Kindsvater, USAF, has been assigned as commander, 82nd Training Wing, Air Education and Training Command, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas.

Brig. Gen. Michael A. Fantini, USAF, has been assigned as commander, Kandahar Airfield, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, U.S. Central Command and commander, 451st Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Combat Command, Kandahar, Afghanistan.

Maj. Gen. Joseph S. Ward Jr., USAF, has been assigned as deputy director, Air Force Quadrennial Defense Review, Office of the Vice Chief of Staff, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Kenneth Brennan has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as deputy director, acquisition technology, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.

Parsons, Pasadena, California, has appointed Randy Morgan executive vice president of operations of Parsons Government Services.

Rear Adm. Phillip G. Sawyer, USN, will be assigned as commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Rear Adm. Frederick J. Roegge, USN, will be assigned as director, Military Personnel Plans and Policy Division, N13, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C. 

Rear Adm. John N. Christenson, USN, will be assigned as deputy U.S. military representative to NATO Military Committee, Brussels, Belgium. 

Dr. Mica Endsley has been appointed as chief scientist for the Air Force.

Fernando M. Pinguelo has joined Scarinci Hollenbeck, Lyndhurst, New Jersey, as chair of the Cyber Security & Data Protection group and Electronic Discovery group.

Rear Adm. Troy M. Shoemaker, USN, will be assigned commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia.

Rear Adm. Peter A. Gumataotao, USN, will be assigned commander, Naval Surface Force Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia.

Vice Adm. Mark I. Fox, USN, has been nominated for assignment as deputy commander, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.

Brig. Gen. Mark S. Inch, USA, has been assigned deputy commanding general, detainee operations, Combined Joint Interagency Task Force 435, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

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