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Profile: Adm. Jonathan Greenert, Chief of Naval Operations

Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert is the chief of naval operations, having assumed the post Sept. 23. Greenert is the senior military officer in the Department of the Navy. He is responsible to the Secretary of the Navy for the command, utilization of resources, and operating efficiency of the operating forces …

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Report: Nick Nayak to Leave DHS for Private Sector

Nick Nayak, chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security for nearly three-and-a-half years, will leave the government in July and explore opportunities in the private sector, the Washington Business Journal reported Tuesday. Jill Aitoro writes that Nayak could stay at DHS past his planned departure date to help with the …

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Sloan Gibson Named Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary

Sloan Gibson, deputy veterans affairs secretary for nearly three months, will take over leadership of the VA on an acting basis following the resignation of Secretary Eric Shinseki, President Barack Obama announced Friday morning. Gibson served as president and CEO of the United Services Organizations for five years prior to his …

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CIA Vet Doug Wise to Join DIA as Deputy Director

Doug Wise, a veteran of leadership and operational roles at the CIA, will join the Defense Intelligence Agency as deputy director to succeed the retiring David Shedd. Wise will fully assume the new role in September following a transition period in August, DIA said Tuesday. “I had the privilege of working alongside …

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Report: Terry Halvorsen to Take Acting Pentagon CIO Role

Terry Halvorsen, chief information officer at the Department of the Navy since 2010, will shift to the acting CIO role for the Defense Department, according to a report in Politico. David Perera reports that Halvorsen’s agenda will include work to bring the military forward on adopting a unified information technology …

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