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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 124-09
February 25, 2009

Flag Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has made the following nominations:
 
Navy Reserve Rear Adm. (lower half) Michael W. Broadway has been nominated for appointment to the grade of rear admiral while serving as commander, Navy Reserve Intelligence Command, Warner Robins, Ga.
 
Navy Reserve Rear Adm. (lower half) Sean F. Crean has been nominated for appointment to the grade of rear admiral while serving as deputy assistant secretary of the Navy (acquisition management), Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D.C.
 
Navy Reserve Rear Adm. (lower half) Patrick E. McGrath has been nominated for appointment to the grade of rear admiral while serving as commander, Naval Air Force Reserve/vice commander, Naval Air Forces, U.S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego, Calif.
 
Navy Reserve Rear Adm. (lower half) John G. Messerschmidt has been nominated for appointment to the grade of rear admiral while serving as commander, Navy Reserve Forces Command, New Orleans, La.
 
Navy Reserve Rear Adm. (lower half) Michael M. Shatynski has been nominated for appointment to the grade of rear admiral while serving as reserve deputy commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego, Calif.