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Immediate Release

General Officer Assignments

July 1, 2016

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has nominated Air Force Maj. Gen. Steven M. Shepro for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as deputy chairman, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Military Committee, Brussels, Belgium.  Shepro is currently serving as vice director, Strategic Plans and Policy, J-5, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.