WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Statement from the Vice Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Bill Moran following his Senate confirmation as the next Chief of Naval Operations.
“I am deeply humbled and honored to be given the opportunity to continue to serve as our Navy’s next Chief of Naval Operations. Admiral Richardson and his wife, Dana, are an amazing team that has consistently advocated on behalf of our Sailors and their families. My wife, Patricia, and I are grateful for their service to our Navy and our nation. I look forward to the honor of leading the men and women of the world’s greatest Navy in service to our nation.”
Chief of Naval Personnel, Vice Adm. Robert Burke was also confirmed for promotion to admiral and appointment as the next Vice Chief of Naval Operations.