Brig. Gen. John F. Thompson, USAF, has been named program executive officer, strategic systems, Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico.
Maj. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Brig. Gen. Paul T. Johnson, USAF, has been appointed commander, 451st Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Combat Command, Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. Terrence J. O'Shaughnessy, USAF, has been appointed commander, 57th Wing, Air Combat Command, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.
Elaine A. McCusker has been appointed deputy director for operations, Office of the Undersecretary of Defense (Comptroller), Washington, D.C.
Steve Kenniston has been named vice president of technology strategy for Storwize, Los Gatos, California.
Brig. Gen. William E. Buckler Jr., USAR, has been assigned as director, engineering/J-7, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan
SRC, Syracuse, New York, has promoted Stephen Duning to assistant vice president, electronic warfare, and Jack LoSecco to assistant vice president, software engineering
Harris Corporation, Melbourne, Florida, has named P. Harris Morris president of the company's broadcast communications business.
Capt. Roger W. Ligon, USN, has assumed command of the Aircrew Systems Program Office, Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland.
Sumit Agarwal has been assigned as deputy assistant secretary of defense for outreach and social media, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs), Washington, D.C.
L-3 Communications has appointed Gen. Bantz J. Craddock, USA (Ret.), president of its Military Professional Resources Incorporated (MPRI) division, Alexandria, Virginia.
Maj. Gen. James M. McDonald, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, strategic operations/C-3, U.S. Forces-Iraq, operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.
Kathleen Cowles has been named director of corporate and government affairs for LGS, Herndon, Virginia.
John H. James Jr. has been appointed director of the Program Executive Office, National Security Personnel System Transition Office, Washington, D.C.