Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president has made the following nominations:
Army Col. Bertram C. Providence, for appointment to the rank of brigadier general. Providence is currently serving as commander, 1st Medical Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.
Army Col. Robert D. Tenhet, for appointment to the rank of brigadier general. Tenhet is currently serving as executive officer to the surgeon general, Office of the Surgeon General, Falls Church, Va.