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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 600-08
July 15, 2008

General Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has made the following nominations:
 
Army Col. Heidi V. Brown for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. She is currently serving as effects coordinator, I Corps and Fort Lewis, Fort Lewis, Wash.
 
Army Col. John A. Davis for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently as deputy commander, Joint Task Force-Global Network Operations, Defense Information Systems Agency, Arlington, Va.
 
Army Col. Edward P. Donnelly Jr. for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as special assistant to the chief of staff, Army, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Karen E. Dyson for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. She is currently serving as deputy director for Army Budget, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (financial management and comptroller), Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Robert S. Ferrell for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently enroute to serve as director, Future Combat System Strategic Communications, Army Capabilities Integration Center-Forward, Arlington, Va.
 
Army Col. Stephen G. Fogarty for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as director of intelligence, J-2, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
 
Army Col. Michael X. Garrett for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently enroute to serve as senior military fellow, Center for a New American Security (CNAS), Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Thomas A. Harvey for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as assistant chief of staff, C-4/J-4, U.N. Command/Combined Forces Command/United States Forces Korea/deputy commander (support), Eighth U.S. Army/deputy commander, U.S. Forces Korea (advanced element).
 
Army Col. Thomas A. Horlander for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently enroute to serve as director for resource management, Installation Management Command, Arlington, Va.
 
Army Col. Paul J. Lacamera for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving at U.S. Joint Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.
 
Army Col. Sean B. MacFarland for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as commander, Joint Task Force North, U.S. Northern Command, Fort Bliss, Texas.
 
Army Col. Kevin W. Mangum for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as senior commander, Fort Drum, Fort Drum, N.Y.
 
Army Col. Robert M. McCaleb for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy director, Program Analysis and Evaluation, Officer of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Colleen L. McGuire for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. She is currently serving as director, Senior Leader Development, Office of the Chief of Staff, Army,Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Herbert R. McMaster Jr. for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently enroute to serve as director, concepts development and experimentation, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Va.
 
Army Col. Austin S. Miller for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy director for Special Operations, J-37, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. John M. Murray for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
 
Army Col. Richard P. Mustion for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as commander, U.S. Army Soldier Support Institute, Fort Jackson, S.C.
 
Army Col. Camille M. Nichols for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. She is currently serving as commander, U.S. Army Expeditionary Contracting Command, Fort Belvoir, Va.
 
Army Col. John R. O'Connor for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander/director of operations, Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Fort Eustis, Va.
 
Army Col. Lawarren V. Patterson for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as chief, Joint/Current Operations Division, Office of the Army Chief Information Officer, G-6, Arlington, Va.
 
Army Col. Gustave F. Perna for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as commander, Defense Supply Center – Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.
 
Army Col. Warren E. Phipps, Jr. for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander/assistant commandant, U.S. Army Aviation Center, Fort Rucker, Ala.
 
Army Col. Gregg C. Potter for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving at U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command, Fort Belvoir, Va.
 
Army Col. Nancy L. Price for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. She is currently serving as deputy program manager, Future Combat System Brigade Combat Team, Program Integration (network/complementary programs), Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
 
Army Col. Edward M. Reeder Jr. for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as executive officer to the commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
 
Army Col. Ross E. Ridge for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as chief of staff, Strategic Effects, Multi-National Forces- Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.
 
Army Col. Jess A. Scarbrough for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as assistant deputy for Acquisition and Systems Management, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (acquisition, logistics and technology), Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Michael H. Shields for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as assistant deputy director, Politico-Military (europe and africa affairs), J-5, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.
 
Army Col. Jefforey A. Smith for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as assistant division commander (support), 10th Mountain Division (light)/ Multi-National Division – Center, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.
 
Army Col. Leslie C. Smith for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as commandant, U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School/ deputy commander, Material and Technology, U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.
 
Army Col. Jeffrey J. Snow for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as commander, 20th Support Command (chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high yield explosive), Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
 
Army Col. Kurt S. Story for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander (operations), U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/U.S. Army Forces Strategic Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.
 
Army Col. Kenneth E. Tovo for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander, Special Operations Command Europe, U.S. European Command, Germany.
 
Army Col. Stephen J. Townsend for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as executive officer to the commander, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
 
Army Col. John Uberti for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as commander, Installation Management Command, Korea Region, Korea.
 
Army Col. Thomas S. Vandal for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander (maneuver), 3d Infantry Division (mechanized), Fort Stewart, Ga.
 
Army Col. Bryan G. Watson for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as chief of staff, 1st Armored Division, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq.
 
Army Col. John F. Wharton for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as deputy commander, U.S. Army Field Support Command, with duty as commander, Army Materiel, Command Forward-Southwest Asia/G-4, U.S. Army Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
 
      Army Col. Mark W. Yenter for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. He is currently serving as executive officer to the deputy chief of staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
 
 
 

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