Flag Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Navy Vice Adm. Michael M. Gilday for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral, and assignment as director for operations, J-3, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.  Gilday is currently serving as commander, Fleet Cyber Command; and commander, Tenth Fleet, Fort Meade, Maryland.