Brig. Gen. LaWarren V. Patterson (center), incoming Commanding General of 7th Signal Command (Theater), accepts the 7th Signal Command colors from Maj. Gen. Susan Lawrence, Commanding General, 9th Signal Command (Army), during a change of command ceremony at Fort. Gordon, Ga., Sept. 8, 2010. Patterson assumed command from Brig. Gen. Jennifer L. Napper, who is slated to assume command of 9th Signal Command (Army), Fort Huachuca, Ariz., Sept. 22, 2010.