Career Progressions

Acano, New York, has named Joel S. Brunson as chief executive officer of Acano Federal, Lansdowne, Virginia.

Capt. Luther B. Fuller III, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy commander for ship design, integration and engineering, SEA-05, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.

Capt. Andrew L. Lewis, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as commander, Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center, Fallon, Nevada.

Capt. Bret J. Muilenburg, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command Pacific, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Mark W. Lippert has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as special assistant to the secretary and deputy secretary of defense, Immediate Office, Washington, D.C. and will serve as chief of staff to the secretary of defense.

Capt. Robert P. Burke, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as director, plans and operations, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/deputy commander, Sixth Fleet/commander submarines, Allied Naval Forces South/commander, Submarine Group Eight, Naples, Italy.

Sébastien Remy has been appointed head of EADS Innovation Works, Munich.

Rear Adm. Hugh D. Wetherald, USN, will be assigned as commander, Expeditionary Strike Group Seven/commander, Amphibious Force, U.S. Seventh Fleet, Okinawa, Japan.

Capt. Brian K. Antonio, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as program executive officer for Littoral Combat Ships, Washington, D.C.

Rear Adm. Charles A. Richard, USN, will be assigned as commander, Submarine Group Ten, Kings Bay, Georgia.

D. Mark Husband has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as senior advisor, root cause analysis, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), Washington, D.C.

Rear Adm. Fernandez L. Ponds, USN, will be assigned as commander, Expeditionary Strike Group Three, San Diego.

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. Stuart B. Munsch, USN, will be assigned as commander, Submarine Group Seven/commander, Task Force Seven Four/commander, Task Force Five Four, Yokosuka, Japan. 

Jamison RFID, Hagerstown, Maryland, has appointed Monte R. Lucas as president.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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