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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 659-09
August 28, 2009

Flag Officer Assignments

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead announced today the following assignments:

 

Rear Adm. (lower half) Joseph P. Aucoin will be assigned as commander, Carrier Strike Group Three, Bremerton, Wash.  Aucoin is currently serving as deputy director, Air Warfare Division, N88B, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.

 

Rear Adm. (lower half) Joseph P. Mulloy will be assigned as director, Office of Budget, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Financial Management and Comptroller/director, Fiscal Management Division, N82, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.  Mulloy is currently assigned as director, Programming Division, N80, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.

 

Rear Adm. (lower half) Mark A. Vance, who has been selected for promotion to rear admiral, will be assigned as director, Programming Division, N80, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.  Vance is currently serving as commander, Carrier Strike Group Three, Bremerton, Wash.

 

Rear Adm. (lower half) Richard C. Vinci will be assigned as chief, Navy Dental Corps/deputy chief of staff for installations and logistics, M4, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Washington, D.C.  Vinci is currently serving as chief, Navy Dental Corps/commander, Navy Medicine Support Command, Jacksonville, Fla.

 

Capt. David B. Woods, who has been selected for promotion to rear admiral (lower half), will be assigned as director, Strategy and Policy Division, N51, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.  Woods is currently serving as head of strategic planning for Navy Quadrennial Defense Review, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.