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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: NR-088-14
February 18, 2014

General Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president has made the following nomination: 
 
Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Robert E. Schmidle Jr., for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general as principal deputy director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense. Schmidle is currently serving as the deputy commandant, aviation, Headquarters, United States Marine Corps.