Flag Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nominations:

Navy Vice Adm. James G. Foggo III for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral, and for assignment as director, Navy Staff, N09B, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.  Foggo is currently serving as commander, Sixth Fleet; commander, Task Force Six; commander, Striking and Support Forces NATO; deputy commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe; deputy commander, U.S. Naval Forces Africa; and Joint Force Maritime Component commander Europe, Naples, Italy.

Navy Rear Adm. William K. Lescher for appointment to the rank of vice admiral, and for assignment as deputy chief of naval operations for Integration of Capabilities and Resources, N8, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.  Lescher is currently serving as deputy assistant secretary of the Navy for Budget (Financial Management and Comptroller); and director, Fiscal Management Division, N82, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.

Release No: NR-308-16
Sept. 7, 2016

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