CECOM Changes Hands
March 5, 2012
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody (middle), commanding general of the
U.S. Army Materiel Command, passes the color of the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics
Command to Maj. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell, incoming commander, during his change of command
ceremony Feb. 9 at the C4ISR Center of Excellence campus. Maj. Gen. Randolph P. Strong (right)
retired after 34 years of Army service. Ferrell held a town hall with the CECOM workforce Feb. 13 to introduce himself, his command philosophy and expectations. "As we begin on, what I am confident will be a memorable journey, I ask the following six things of you: live by the Army standards and values; commit to excellence every day; demonstrate strong leadership and teamwork; be innovative, agile and responsive; be transparent and communicate openly; and finally, care for our team members and their Families.