Career Progressions

Lt. Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser, USMC, has been nominated assignment as director for operations plans and joint force development, J-7, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.

Northrop Grumman Corporation, McLean, Virginia, has appointed Krisstie Kondrotis as vice president, business development, Information Systems sector.

Brig. Gen. Michael L. Howard, USA, has been assigned as senior commander, Fort Drum, New York.

Maj. Gen. William D. R. Waff, USAR, has been assigned as assistant deputy chief of staff, G-1 (individual mobilization augmentee), office of the deputy chief of staff, G-1, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

Brig. Gen. Kimberly Field, USA, has been assigned as deputy director for politico-military affairs (Middle East), J-5, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C. 

Col. James R. Blackburn, USA, has been nominated for the rank of brigadier general and assigned as deputy commander for separates, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

Col. Christopher G. Cavoli, USA, has been nominated for the rank of brigadier general and assigned as deputy commander, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Sabtech, Yorba Linda, California, has named Michael Carter as chief executive officer and Thomas Bell as chief financial officer.

Brig. Gen. John L. Dolan, USAF, has been assigned as director, plans, programs, requirements and assessments, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas.

Maj. Gen. Nickolas P. Tooliatos, USAR, has been assigned as commander (troop program unit), 63rd Regional Support Command, Mountain View, California.

Brig. Gen. Bradley A. Becker, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, U.S. Army Training Center and Fort Jackson, South Carolina.

Brig. Gen. Thomas A. Gorry, USMC, has been assigned to lead the Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy, Washington, D.C.

Life Cycle Engineering, Charleston, South Carolina, has named Bob Fei as president and chief executive officer.

Maj. Gen. Jeffrey E. Phillips, USAR, has been assigned as deputy commanding general (Army Reserve) (individual mobilization augmentee), U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.

Capt. Ronald A. Boxall, USN, has been selected for promotion to rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy director, joint strategic planning, J-5, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.

Brig. Gen. Scott A. Vander Hamm, USAF, has been selected for the grade of major general, and assigned as commander, Eighth Air Force (Air Forces Strategic), Air Force Global Strike Command, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana.

Brig. Gen. Guy “Tom” Cosentino, USA, has been assigned as commandant of the National War College, Washington, D.C.

Mark Caron has been appointed chief executive officer of bMobilized, New York.

Rear Adm. William C. McQuilkin, USN, will be assigned as director, Strategy and Policy Division, N-51, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.

Col. David W. Riggins, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/senior commander, Natick Soldier Systems Center, Natick, Massachusetts.