Rear Adm. John B. Skillman, USN, has been assigned as director, Programming Division, N-80, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.
Rear Adm. John D. Spencer, USN, has been assigned as commander, Submarine Group Ten, Kings Bay, Georgia.
Maj. Gen. Jeffrey A. Kruse has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general, with assignment as the director's advisor for military affairs, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, McLean, Virginia.
Rear Adm. Lance G. Scott, USN, has been assigned as commander, Patrol and Reconnaissance Group, Norfolk, Virginia.
Vice Adm. William J. Galinis, USN, has been assigned as commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.
Rear Adm. Joseph A. DiGuardo Jr., USN, has been assigned as commander, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC), Virginia Beach, Virginia, with additional duties as commander, NECC Pacific.
OBXtek Inc., McLean, Virginia, has promoted Tim Pleus to chief growth officer.
Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark, USAF, has been assigned as superintendent, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
NCI Information Systems Inc. (NCI), Reston, Virginia, has promoted Chuck Hicks to chief operating officer.
Rear Adm. Michael E. Boyle, USN, has been assigned as director, maritime operations (DMOC/N04), U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
Rear Adm. Yvette M. Davids, USN, has been assigned as chief of staff, U.S. Southern Command, Doral, Florida.