The Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John M. Richardson announced today the following assignments:
Rear Adm. (lower half) Brian E. Luther will be assigned as deputy assistant secretary of the Navy for Budget (FMB); and director, Fiscal Management Division, N82, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, District of Columbia. Luther is currently serving as commander, Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 2, Norfolk, Virginia.
Capt. Carl P. Chebi, selected for promotion to rear admiral (lower half), will be assigned as program executive officer for Command, Control, Communications and Intelligence, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California. Chebi is currently serving as program manager for Air Warfare, PMA-298, Program Executive Office for Tactical Aircraft, Patuxent River, Maryland.
Capt. Douglas W. Small, selected for promotion to rear admiral (lower half), will be assigned as program executive officer for Integrated Warfare Systems, Washington, District of Columbia. Small is currently serving as executive assistant to Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition, Washington, District of Columbia.
Release No: NR-316-16
Sept. 9, 2016