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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: NR-119-14
March 11, 2014

General Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president has made the following nominations:
 
Air Force Lt. Gen. John E. Hyten, nominated for appointment to the rank of general and for assignment as commander, Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.  Hyten is currently serving as vice commander, Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.
 
Air Force Lt. Gen. Darren W. McDew, nominated for appointment to the rank of general and for assignment as commander, Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.  McDew is currently serving as commander, Eighteenth Air Force, Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.
 
Air Force Col. Jeffrey A. Rockwell, nominated for appointment to the rank of major general and for assignment as the deputy judge advocate general, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.  Rockwell is currently serving as the commander, Air Force Legal Operations Agency, Joint Base Andrews, Md.
 
Air Force Col. Kathleen A. Cook, nominated for appointment to the rank of brigadier general.  Cook is currently serving as the director, public affairs, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

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