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Senate Taps Bill Moran, Robert Burke to Lead Naval Operations

The Senate confirmed Vice Adm. Robert Burke and Adm. Bill Moran as vice chief and chief of naval operations at the U.S. Navy respectively, USNI News reported Friday. Moran will succeed Adm. John Richardson as chief of naval operations while Burke is slated to be elevated as admiral after he assumes the vice chief role.

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James McNamara Promoted to SEC Chief Human Capital Officer; Kenneth Johnson Quoted

James McNamara, acting chief human capital officer at the Securities and Exchange Commission, is assuming the role on a full time basis. McNamara will drive the sustainment of the agency's workforce, oversee policies and human resource efforts in employee development, recruitment, retention and leadership under his new role, SEC said Thursday.

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Gen. John Murray: Army Should Extend Tenure for Procurement Personnel

Gen. John Murray, head of Army Futures Command, has said he believes the service should consider extending the tours of program managers and other personnel involved in acquisition programs, Defense News reported Thursday. “I think timelines for how long we keep people associated with programs has got to change,” Murray said Wednesday at Defense News Conference.

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USCG Vice Commandant Charles Michel Promoted to Admiral Rank

The U.S. Coast Guard promoted Vice Commandant Charles Michel to the rank of admiral  during a ceremony held Wednesday at the Coast Guard headquarters in a move to follow the leadership structure of other services. As vice commandant, Michel leads the Coast Guard’s senior operational and mission support commanders and headquarters …

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Rear Adm. Thomas Moore Nominated NAVSEA Chief

Rear Adm. Thomas Moore, program executive officer for aircraft carriers at the U.S. Navy, has been nominated commander of the Naval Sea Systems Command. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday President Barack Obama also endorsed the 35-year Navy veteran for promotion to the rank of vice admiral. Moore will be replaced …

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Navy Capt. David Manero Named Defense Attache to Russia

U.S. Navy Capt. David Manero, special assistant to the Defense Intelligence Agency, has been appointed defense attache to Russia. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and Adm. John Richardson, chief of naval operations, announced Manero’s new assignment in a Defense Department news release published Thursday. The Navy Attache Affairs office screens and selects the …

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