Jason W. Forrester has been assigned as deputy assistant secretary of defense (manpower & personnel), Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Reserve Affairs), Arlington, Virginia.
Alion Science and Technology, McLean, Virginia, has named Angela Dupont as director of Air Force programs for the Technology, Engineering and Operational Solutions Sector.
Col. Jon T. Thomas, USAF, has been selected for the rank of brigadier general and assigned as deputy director, future joint force development, J-7, Joint Staff, Suffolk, Virginia.
Maj. Gen. Michael S. Linnington, USA, has been appointed to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as military deputy for readiness to the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, Washington, D.C.
Maj. Gen. Kurt F. Neubauer, USAF, has been assigned as Air Force chief of safety, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C., and commander, Air Force Safety Center, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico.
Rear Adm. Brett C. Heimbigner, USN, will be assigned as deputy director, National Clandestine Service for Community Human Intelligence, Langley, Virginia.
Matthew Warren has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as deputy director, international armaments cooperation, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.
DHA Group Incorporated, Washington, D.C., has named Dean Daghita as director of client operations.
Maj. Gen. Leslie A. Purser, USAR, has been assigned as commanding general, 108th Training Command, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Maj. Gen. John M. Murray, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, 3rd Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Stewart, Georgia.