By U.S. ArmyDecember 29, 2013
Mr. Patrick "MAC" MacKenzie
Deputy Garrison Commander
United States Army Garrison Humphreys
Installation Management Command Pacific Region
Mr. Patrick MacKenzie serves as the Deputy to the Garrison Commander for U.S. Army Garrison Camp Humphreys Korea. In this capacity, he supports the Commander in accomplishing the mission of overall base operations management and represents the Commander in his absence. He is responsible for managing the day-to-day base operations for the installation and tenant activities and for providing administrative program direction to various directors and special staff in finance, logistics, police and fire services, housing, engineering and environmental services, community activities, family programs and in the personnel arena.
Prior to his current assignment, he served as Director for the Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security (DPTMS), Fort Detrick, MD. He was responsible for managing the core functions of DPTMS, to include Garrison Operations, Planning, Personnel Security, Antiterrorism, Force Protection, Emergency Management and Visual Information.
Mr. MacKenzie's Civil Service experience includes Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Officer and Conflict Resolution Manager for the U.S. Army Garrison (USAG), Fort Detrick; Deputy Director of Security, Plans and Operations, Fort Detrick; Director of Emergency Services, USAG Wiesbaden Army Airfield; Director of Emergency Services, Fort Detrick; and Deputy Director/Chief of Staff for the USAREUR G34 Protect Directorate, Heidelberg Germany.
His past military assignments include Drug Investigator, Military Police Investigator, Drill Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant, MP Operations and First Sergeant. Mr. MacKenzie also served two tours of duty as an Equal Opportunity Advisor with Supreme Headquarters Allied Command Europe and Headquarters, United States Army Material Command.
Mr. MacKenzie is a graduate from the University of Maryland. He has completed all Civilian Education System programs of study and numerous technical courses to include all levels of EEO certification. In addition, Mr. MacKenzie is fully certified in Facilitation, Mediation, and Negotiations.
He is the recipient of numerous awards and decorations including the Army Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medals, Army Commendation Medals, and Army Achievement Medals. His civilian awards include Superior Civilian Service Awards, Commander's Award for Civilian Service, and the Achievement Medal for Civilian Service.
Mr. MacKenzie has two daughters, Megan (29) and Lacy (11), and a granddaughter, Amelia.