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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 1074-10
November 19, 2010

General Officer Announcements

            The chief of staff, Air Force announced today the following assignments:

            Maj. Gen. Craig A. Franklin, commander, 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Combat Command, Joint Base Balad, Iraq, to vice director, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.

            Brig. Gen. Everett H. Thomas, commander, Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., to vice commander, Headquarters Air Force Global Strike Command, Barksdale Air Force Base, La.

            Brig. Gen. Garrett Harencak, principal assistant deputy administrator for military application, Office of Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy, Washington, D.C., to commander, Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M.

            Brig. Gen. Sandra E. Finan, inspector general, Headquarters Air Force Global Strike Command, Barksdale Air Force Base, La., to principal assistant deputy administrator for military application, Office of Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy, Washington, D.C.

            Brig. Gen. Brett T. Williams, who has been selected for the rank of major general, director, command control, communications, and computer systems, J-6, Headquarters U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii, to director, operations, deputy chief of staff, operations, plans and requirements, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

            Brig. Gen. John W. Raymond, director of plans programs and analyses, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., to vice commander, 5th Air Force, and deputy commander, 13th Air Force, Pacific Air Forces, Yokota Air Base, Japan.