Brig. Gen. Daniel L. Karbler, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland.
Brig. Gen. Scott E. Brower, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.
Maj. Gen. Peter D. Utley, USA, has been assigned as chief, U.S. Military Training Mission Saudi Arabia, U.S. Central Command, Saudi Arabia.
Maj. Gen. John Uberti, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas.
Maj. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, operations, Resolute Support mission, NATO and U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, Afghanistan.
Maj. Gen. Allen W. Batschelet, USA, has been assigned as chief of staff, U.S. Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
Marcia A. Case has been assigned as director, Financial Management Directorate, and chief financial executive, Washington Headquarters Services, Washington, D.C.
Eric K. Fanning has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and has been assigned as the special assistant to the secretary and deputy secretary of defense (chief of staff), immediate Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C.
Rene K. Thomas-Rizzo has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as the director, human capital initiatives, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, Washington, D.C.
Patricia Falcone has been selected as deputy director for science and technology at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California.
Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, has appointed Marianne Walck vice president of Sandia’s California laboratory.
Terry Halvorsen has assumed the permanent role of chief information officer for the Department of Defense, Washington, D.C.
James Peery has been appointed vice president for defense research at Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News, Virginia, announced that William Ebbs has taken on the role of vice president, federal policy, and Andrew Hicks has been promoted to vice president, legislative affairs. Rob Hogan has been appointed vice president of manufacturing at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division.
Brig. Gen. Tony D. Bauernfeind, USAF, has been assigned as deputy commander, Special Operations Joint Task Force-Afghanistan, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, U.S. Central Command, Kabul, Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. Stacey T. Hawkins, USAF, has been assigned as director, Logistics, Headquarters Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois.
Brig. Gen. Patrick J. Doherty, USAF, has been assigned as commander, 82nd Training Wing, Air Education and Training Command, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas.
Brig. Gen. Scott A. Kindsvater, USAF, has been assigned as assistant deputy commander, U.S. Air Forces Central Command and assistant vice commander, Ninth Air Expeditionary Task Force, Air Combat Command, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.
Sabre Systems Incorporated, Warrington, Pennsylvania, has appointed Captain James B. “Jim” Hoke, USN, (Ret.), to serve as vice president of the Mid-Atlantic Region.