REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.–The U.S. Army Expeditionary Contracting Command is getting a new commander. Col. Michael D. Hoskin, confirmed by the U.S. Senate for promotion to brigadier general, will assume command on Aug. 1 during a 9 a.m. ceremony at the Army Materiel Command Parade Field. Full story
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. — Lisa J. Stangle has been named a recipient of the 2013 Army Materiel Command Louis Dellamonica Award. Stangle is the deputy director, Aviation Contracts, Army Contracting Command-Redstone Arsenal here. Full story
A single moment of clarity during her college years led Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Paige K. Heard into a life of service to the Lord.
Heard, the new Army Contracting Command chaplain said as a little girl in Peachtree City, Georgia, she wanted to go to the heavens, but in a different capacity. Full story
Meghan Custer is the 2104 recipient of the Marine Corps’ Commander’s Excellence in Acquisition Support Award. Custer, chief, Light Armored Vehicle Contracting group, Army Contracting Command-Warren, Michigan, received the award for significantly improving the working relationship between the ACC-Warren, the program manager for the Light Armored Vehicle and the Marine Corps Systems Command. Full story
Contingency contracting officers from the 409th Contracting Support Brigade played a key part in the success of a U.S. Army-led multinational exercise in Europe. The unit’s 642nd Contingency Contracting Team’s contracting support for Sable Strike 14 included the completion of an unmanned aerial vehicle runway at the Adazi Training Area in Latvia. Full story