Vice Adm. John M. Richardson, USN, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of admiral and assignment as director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, Department of the Navy/Department of Energy, Washington, D.C.
AMERICAN SYSTEMS, Chantilly, Virginia, has appointed Kristen Murphy vice president, Capture Management.
Rear Adm. David A. Dunaway, USN, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and assignment as commander, Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland.
Lockheed Martin, Bethesda, Maryland, has appointed Rick Ambrose vice president and deputy, Space Systems Company, and Tim Reardon has been named head of the company's Information Systems and Global Solutions.
Scott Heefner has been named vice president of the Financial and Business Analytics Group, TASC Incorporated, Chantilly, Virginia.
STG Incorporated, Reston, Virginia, has hired Steven Bouchard as vice president, Integrated Capture Management Services.
Capt. Robert L. Greene, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and assigned deputy for operations/battle staff director, U.S. European Command, Stuttgart, Germany.
Maj. Gen. Kenneth D. Merchant, USAF, has been assigned program executive officer for weapons, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
Rear Adm. John C. Sadler, USN, has been assigned director, Maritime Partnership Program, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa, Naples, Italy.
Lemko Corporation, Schaumberg, Illinois, has appointed Robert Condon president of Lemko Europe.
George McClurg has been named chief technology officer, Cross Match Technologies Incorporated, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
Maj. Gen. James L. Huggins Jr., USA, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assignment as deputy chief of staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
Lt. Gen. Mark F. Ramsay, USAF, has been nominated for assignment as director, force structure, resources and assessment, J-8, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Fairfax, Virginia, has named Edward A. Timmes Jr. vice president of its Intelligence Systems business in its Cyber Systems division.
Nikolas Acheson has been named vice president of Peterson Technologies, Jessup, Maryland.
Andrew S. Haeuptle has been assigned director, business integration, Office of the Deputy Chief Management Officer (DCMO), Washington, D.C., and Mary M. Gillam has been assigned director, technology and innovation, DCMO.
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News, Virginia, has appointed Peter Diakun vice president of energy programs.
LGS Innovations, an independent subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent, Herndon, Virginia, has appointed Kevin Kelly chief executive officer.
Rosemary Wenchel has been appointed deputy assistant secretary for cybersecurity, National Protection and Programs Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, D.C.
With names that could have come straight out of 1960s-era sci-fi television, the U.S. Air Force is employing new sensors/systems that not only gather data, but also seek to harvest it more efficiently. In this issue of SIGNAL Magazine, Maryann Lawlor's article, "Air Arms Around Intelligence," covers the flood of new sensors the Air Force employs to collect data. One priority is to determine how best to process, exploit and disseminate that information now and in the future.