Maj. Gen. Sandra FinanÂ –Â a former U.S. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center commanderÂ –Â has been named deputy chief information officer for command, control, communications and computers and information infrastructure at the DefenseÂ Department.
DoD reported Finan’s appointment in a Friday releaseÂ and said she moves to the new role from her current position asÂ special assistant to the assistant chief of staff for strategic deterrence and nuclear integration at the Air Force.
The three-decade Air Force veteran hasÂ held nuclear and space assignments in satellite command and control, training and assessment and satellite and missile crew operations.
Finan becameÂ AFNWC commander in 2013 after service asÂ principal assistant deputy administrator for military application at the office of defense programs at the Energy Departmentâs National Nuclear Security Administration for two years.
She was named director of nuclear operations at the Air Force Space Command in 2008 prior to her appointment as inspector general of the Air Force Global Strike Command in 2009.