Capt. Matthew A. Zirkle, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy chief of staff, Submarines, NATO Maritime Command, Northwood, England.
Maj. Gen. LaWarren V. Patterson, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general for operations/chief of staff, Installation Management Command, Joint Base San Antonio, Texas.
Rear Adm. Sandy L. Daniels, USN, will be assigned as reserve deputy commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
Sandia National Laboratories and the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, have hired Fernando Garzon to work for both institutions.
Vice Adm. Philip S. Davidson, USN, has been appointed to the rank of admiral and assigned as commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia.
Rear Adm. Dixon R. Smith, USN, has been appointed to the rank of vice admiral and assigned as commander, Navy Installations Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C.
Capt. Thomas W. Luscher, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy chief of Navy Reserve, N095, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.
Maj. Gen. Steven L. Kwast, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as commander and president, Air University, Air Education and Training Command, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.
Avaya Government Solutions, Fairfax, Virginia, has named Susan Pompliano Keys its vice president, Avaya Government Solutions Sales.
Maj. Gen. Stephen G. Fogarty, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, Cyber Center of Excellence, Fort Gordon, Georgia.
Rear Adm. Ricky L. Williamson, USN, will be assigned as commander, Navy Region Mid-Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia.
Maj. Gen. Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as deputy commander, U.N. Command Korea; deputy commander, U.S. Forces Korea; commander, Air Component Command, Republic of Korea/U.S. Combined Forces Command; and commander, Seventh Air Force, Pacific Air Forces, Osan Air Base, Korea.
Col. Patrick W. Burden, USA, has been assigned as deputy program executive officer, Ammunition, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey.
Brig. Gen. James H. Mason, USAR, has been assigned as deputy commander (Troop Program Unit), 807th Mission Support Element, Camp Parks, California.
Col. Scott E. Brower, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief, Operations, Office of the Defense Representative-Pakistan.
Col. R. Mark Toy, USA, has been assigned as commander, U.S. Army Engineer Division, South Pacific, San Francisco.
Col. Frank W. Tate, USA, has been assigned as deputy commander, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
Maj. Gen. Michael R. Smith, USAR, has been assigned as assistant deputy chief of staff, G-3, Mobilization and Reserve Affairs (Individual Mobilization Augmentee), Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.
Col. James J. Mingus, USA, has been assigned as deputy director, Special Plans Working Group, J-5, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
Col. Michael D. Hoskin, USA, has been assigned as commander, U.S. Army Expeditionary Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.