Brig. Gen. Joe Bass, commanding general of the Expeditionary Contracting Command and Alexandria, Va. native, presents Capt. Tobias Articar, Third Army/ARCENT, logistics, joint operations planning and execution systems branch chief, and Chesapeake, Va. native, a Certificate of Achievement for a job well done here Nov. 7. Brig. Gen. Bass along with Third Army's commitment to the well-being of its soldiers, as well as the Service members of partner nations remains a priority. Bass and Third Army are helping to inspire, educate and inform all contracting soldiers of current and future missions.