Chief planner of the Federal Communications Commission Paul de Sa will leave in February, Chairman Julius Genachowski said in a statement.
Since joining the FCC in 2009, de Sa has served as Chief of the Office of Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis, reviewing various issues such as mergers, broadband expansion and spectrum issues.
“Paul’s rare combination of business insight, technical expertise, and policy smarts has made him indispensable to me and the agency as we’ve worked to unleash innovation and bring the benefits of broadband to all Americans," Genachowski said.
Posted by FCW Staff on Jan 20, 2012 at 7:21 PM2 comments
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced the reassignment of a Defense Information Systems Agency senior executive Jan. 17.
Mark Orndorff has been reassigned as chief information assurance executive and program executive officer for mission assurance and network operations for DISA in Fort Meade, Md. He previously served as PEO for the same operations, which develop and implement programs to secure and operate the Global Information Grid.
Posted by FCW Staff on Jan 18, 2012 at 7:21 PM0 comments
Brig. Gen. James McLaughlin has been picked for promotion to director for space and cyber operations, and deputy chief of staff for operations, plans and requirements at Air Force headquarters in Washington, D.C.
He previously served as deputy director for global operations at U.S. Strategic Command headquarters in Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. He was responsible to the commander on matters of situational awareness, command and control and integrated plans and operations across space, nuclear and cyber operations.
Posted by FCW Staff on Jan 17, 2012 at 7:21 PM0 comments