Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, commanding general of the U.S. Army‘s Cyber Center of Excellence and Fort Gordon in Georgia, has been named chief of staff for the U.S. Cyber Command, the Defense Department announced Wednesday.
Fogarty was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the military intelligence branch in May 1983.
He served as director of Joint Intelligence Operations Center in Afghanistan from 2007 to 2008 after he held the commander role at the 116th MI Group and National Security Agency-Georgia.
Fogarty later took the role as director of intelligence for J-2 of the U.S. Central Command at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida, before he returned to Afghanistan for the third time to serve as deputy chief of staff for intelligence of CJ-2 for NATO’s International Security Assistance Force.
He was most recently the special assistant to the director of the Army staff within the Office of the Chief of Staff after he served as commanding general of the Army Intelligence and Security Command at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.