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Release No: 801-09
October 15, 2009

General Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has made the following nominations.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Joseph Anderson has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Anderson is currently serving as chief of staff, Multi-National Force-Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Mark S. Bowman has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Bowman is currently serving as director of architecture, operations, networks and space, Office of the Chief Information Officer/G-6, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Robert B. Brown has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Brown is currently serving as deputy commanding general (support), 25th Infantry Division/Multi-National Division - North, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Robert M. Brown has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Brown is currently serving as deputy for acquisition and systems management, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army, (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Edward C. Cardon has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Cardon is currently serving as deputy commandant, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Walter L. Davis has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Davis is currently serving as director, army aviation, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Genaro J. Dellarocco has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Dellarocco is currently serving as program executive officer, missiles and space, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.

 

Army Brig. Gen. William F. Grimsley has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Grimsley is currently serving as deputy commanding general, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Michael T. Harrison Sr. has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Harrison is currently serving as vice director for force structure, resources and assessment, J-8, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. David R. Hogg has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Hogg is currently serving as deputy chief of staff, operations, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Karl R. Horst has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Horst is currently serving as commanding general, U.S. Army Military District of Washington/commander, Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Reuben D. Jones has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Jones is currently serving as commanding general, Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation Command, Alexandria, Va.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Brian A. Keller has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Keller is currently serving as military executive, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, Md.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Stephen R. Lanza has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Lanza is currently serving as deputy chief of staff for strategic effects, Multi-National Force-Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Michael S. Linnington has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Linnington is currently serving as chief, C/J-5, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Francis G. Mahon has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Mahon is currently serving as deputy, test and assessment, Missile Defense Agency, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Joseph E. Martz has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Martz is currently serving as deputy director/chief of staff, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Va.

 

Army Brig. Gen. William C. Mayville Jr. has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Mayville is currently serving as 82d Airborne Division/Combined Joint Task Force-76, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

 

Army Brig. Gen. James C. McConville has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  McConville is currently serving as deputy chief, legislative liaison, Office of the Secretary of the Army, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. James M. McDonald has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  McDonald is currently serving as director, Security Agreement Secretariat, Multi-National Force-Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Phillip E. McGhee has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  McGhee is currently serving as director of resource management, Third Army/U.S. Army Central, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Patricia E. McQuistion has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  McQuistion is currently serving as commanding general, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army.

 

Army Brig. Gen. William N. Phillips has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Phillips is currently serving as commanding general, Joint Contracting Command, Multi-National Force-Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Dana J. H. Pittard has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Pittard is currently serving as deputy chief of staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Va.

 

Army Brig. Gen. David E. Quantock has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Quantock is currently serving as deputy commanding general (detainee operations)/commanding general, Task Force 134, Multi-National Force-Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Repass is currently serving as commanding general, U.S. Army Special Forces Command (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Todd T. Semonite has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Semonite is currently serving as commanding general, U.S. Army Engineer Division, South Atlantic, Atlanta, Ga.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Thomas W. Spoehr has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Spoehr is currently serving as director, force development, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Kurt J. Stein has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Stein is currently serving as deputy chief of staff, sustainment, Multi-National Force-Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Michael J. Terry has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Terry is currently serving as commanding general, 8th Theater Sustainment Command/commanding general, U.S. Army Hawaii, Fort Shafter, Hawaii.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Simeon G. Trombitas has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Trombitas is enroute to commanding general, U.S. Army South, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Keith C. Walker has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Walker is currently serving as director, Future Force Integration Directorate, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Bliss, Texas.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Michael J. Walsh has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Walsh is currently serving as commanding general, U.S. Army Engineer Division, Mississippi Valley, Vicksburg, Miss.

 

Army Brig. Gen. Perry L. Wiggins has been nominated for appointment to the grade of major general.  Wiggins is currently serving as deputy commanding general, Fifth U.S. Army North, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.