By Daniel P. Elkins, Mission and Installation Contracting Command Public Affairs OfficeFebruary 19, 2019
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (Feb. 19, 2019) -- The Army chief of staff announced today the next commanding general for the Mission and Installation Contracting Command.
Col. Christine A. Beeler, who has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate for promotion to the rank of brigadier general, will assume command of the MICC from Brig. Gen. Bill Boruff in a ceremony July 9 at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Beeler has served as the deputy to the commanding general for operations outside the continental United States for the Army Contracting Command at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. Boruff, who has led the MICC since July 2017, will depart for a position as the ACC deputy commanding general.
Beeler joined ACC in August 2018 and is responsible for overseeing planning and execution of contracting in support of U.S. Army and joint operations.
About the MICC:
Headquartered at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, the Mission and Installation Contracting Command consists of about 1,500 military and civilian members who are responsible for contracting goods and services in support of Soldiers as well as readying trained contracting units for the operating force and contingency environment when called upon. MICC contracts are vital in feeding more than 200,000 Soldiers every day, providing many daily base operations support services at installations, facilitate training in the preparation of more than 100,000 conventional force members annually, training more than 500,000 students each year, and maintaining more than 14.4 million acres of land and 170,000 structures.