Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that President Obama has made the following nominations for promotion to brigadier general:
■ Col. Talentino C. Angelosante, mobilization assistant to the director for resources assessment, J8, U.S. Pacific Command headquarters, Camp H. M. Smith, Hawaii.
■ Col. James R. Barkley, mobilization assistant to the director of plans, programs and analyses, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and U.S. Air Forces Africa headquarters, Ramstein Air Base, Germany.
■ Col. Thomas G. Clark, mobilization assistant to the commander, Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M.
■ Col. Michael J. Cole, mobilization assistant to the director of operations, Global Strike Command headquarters, Barksdale Air Force Base, La.
■ Col. Samuel C. Mahaney, commander, Air Reserve Personnel Center headquarters, Buckley Air Force Base, Colo.
■ Col. Brett J. McMullen, mobilization assistant to the deputy assistant secretary for contracting, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, at the Pentagon.
■ Col. Jose R. Monteagudo, deputy director of operations, U.S. Southern Command headquarters, Miami, Fla.
■ Col. Randall A. Ogden, mobilization assistant to the commander, 618th Air and Space Operations Center, Tanker Airlift Control Center, Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.
■ Col. Josef F. Schmid III, deputy joint staff surgeon and director of reserve medical readiness operations and affairs, Special Staff to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon.
■ Col. John P. Stokes, mobilization assistant to the director, operational planning, policy and strategy, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations, Plans and Requirements at the Pentagon.
■ Col. Steven D. Vautrain, commander, 439th Airlift Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, Westover Air Reserve Base, Mass.