Maj. Gen. Nina Armango, former director of plans and policy at U.S. Strategic Command, has been appointed to serve as director of space programs at the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition.
She performs her new duties at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., the Defense Department said Friday.
In her new role, Armango oversees space-related development and procurement across product centers, laboratories and major commands.
She also works to form Air Force program strategies and activities for submission to the service's headquarters, Congress, the White House and the secretary of defense.
Armango has served with the military since 1988.