Secretary of Defense Lloyd J.
Austin III announced today that the president has made the following nomination:
Navy Rear Adm.
Houston for appointment to the grade of vice admiral, and assignment as commander, Naval Submarine Forces; commander, Submarine Force, U.S.
Atlantic Fleet; and commander, Allied Submarine Command, Norfolk, Virginia.
Houston is currently serving as director, Undersea Warfare Division, N97, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.