Adm. Michelle Howard 1st African-American woman takes command of joint unit in Naples

Adm. Michelle Howard 1st African-American woman takes command of joint unit in Naples

Source: Stipes.com Adm. Michelle Howard took the reins of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa and NATO Allied Force Joint Command here on Tuesday, becoming the first woman and African-American to assume command of the joint billet. The four-star Navy command covers maritime operations in Europe and most of Africa. The NATO command, one of two operational …