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Release No: NR-131-14
March 18, 2014

General Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Air Force Lt. Gen. Bradley A. Heithold for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Fla. Heithold is currently serving as the vice commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

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