Lt. Gen. Michael “Erik” Kurilla, commander of the XVIII Airborne Corps, gives a speech at the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) change of command, March 5, 2021, at the division parade field, Fort Campbell, Ky. President Joe Biden has nominated Kurilla to head U.S. Central Command and be promoted to four-star general, according to multiple U.S. officials. (Spc. Andrea Notter/U.S. Army via AP)