Photo Credit: James Egbert, Fort Carson Mountaineer
In a ceremony June 6, leaders from Fort Carson, the U.S. Army and the local communities signed the Army Community Covenent at the El Pomar Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. From left, Bill Hybl, Chief executive Officer of the El Pomar Foundation and ; Colorado Springs Mayor Lionel Rivera; Maj. Gen. Mark A. Graham, commanding general, Division West (First Army) and Fort Carson; Fountain Mayor Jeri Howells; Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston; Chynna Jade Stephens, District 8 student and Army Family member; Staff Sgt. Evan McDonald, Fort Carson Soldier; Adela Stearns, wife of deployed Soldier Cpl. Robert Stearns and mother of Chynna Stephens; Brig. Gen. Thomas Mills, Colorado National Guard; and U.S Army Reserve Ambassador Shawn Graves.