Capt. Peter J. Clarke, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy commander, Joint Interagency Task Force-South, U.S. Southern Command, Key West, Florida.
Capt. James S. Bynum, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy director, White House Military Office, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. James C. Johnson, USAF, has been assigned as commander, Air Force Recruiting Service, Air Education and Training Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has named Kevin M. Kern as its new chief information officer.
Brig. Gen. Giovanni K. Tuck, USAF, has been assigned as director of operations, deputy chief of staff, operations, plans and requirements, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Capt. Richard A. Brown, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as commander, Naval Service Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois.
ISC2, Clearwater, Florida, has named Dan Waddell as director of government affairs.
Robert Cardillo has been named director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Springfield, Virginia.
Rear Adm. Walter E. Carter Jr., USN, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and for assignment as superintendent, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland.
Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., USMC, has been nominated for assignment as commandant of the Marine Corps, Washington, D.C.
Col. Eric T. Fick, USAF, has been selected for the grade of brigadier general and assigned as program executive officer for fighters and bombers, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
Lt. Gen. John A. Toolan Jr., USMC, has been nominated for assignment as commander, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific; commanding general, Fleet Marine Forces Pacific; and commander, Marine Corps Bases Pacific, Pendleton, California.
Brig. Gen. Laura J. Richardson, USA, has been assigned as chief, legislative liaison, Office of the Secretary of the Army, Washington, D.C.
Maj. Gen. Dwyer L. Dennis, USAF, has been assigned as director, global reach programs, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition), Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. Peter L. Jones, USA, has been assigned as director of future plans, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.
Brig. Gen. Todd B. McCaffrey, USA, has been assigned as chief of staff, U.S. Army Pacific, Fort Shafter, Hawaii.
Gary D. Simon has been appointed president and chief executive officer of Acumentrics, Westwood, Massachusetts.
Brig. Gen. Roger W. Teague, USAF, has been assigned as director, space programs, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Acquisition, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Brig. Gen. Paul C. Hurley Jr., USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, G-4, U.S. Army Forces Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Maj. Gen. James K. McLaughlin, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as deputy commander, U.S. Cyber Command, at Fort Meade, Maryland. McLaughlin is currently serving as commander, 24th Air Force, Air Force Space Command; and commander, Air Forces Cyber, U.S. Cyber Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, according to a Defense Department press release.