An official website of the United States Government 
Here's how you know

Official websites use .gov

.gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS

A lock ( lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

You have accessed part of a historical collection on Some of the information contained within may be outdated and links may not function. Please contact the DOD Webmaster with any questions.
Immediate Release

New Officials Sworn-in at the Department of Defense

The following individuals have been sworn-in virtually or in-person from March 2, 2021, through March 8, 2021. 

  • Jazmin Sellars, Special Assistant to the  Secretary of the Air Force
  • Douglas Bush, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisitions, Logistics and Technology)
  • Richard Johnson, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • Zachary Learner, Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
  • Veronica Yoo, Speechwriter, Office of the Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs

For the lists of personnel sworn-in previously, please see the releases on Jan. 20, 2021, Feb. 9, 2021, Feb. 16, 2021, Feb. 22, 2021 and March 1, 2021.