Flag Officer Assignment

Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John M. Richardson announced today the following assignment:

Capt. John D. Spencer, selected for promotion to rear admiral (lower half), will be assigned as director, Nuclear Support Directorate, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Ft. Belvoir, Virginia.  Spencer is currently serving as executive assistant, U.S. Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.