Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nomination:
Air Force Lt. Gen. John W. Hesterman III for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as assistant vice chief of staff and director, Air Staff, U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia. Hesterman is currently serving as commander, U.S. Air Forces Central Command, Air Combat Command, Southwest Asia.
Release No: NR-212-15
June 03, 2015