Col. (P) Trevor J. Bredenkamp, USA, has been assigned as deputy commander (Operations), Eighth Army, Republic of Korea.
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Col. (P) Steven L. Allen, USA, has been assigned as commander, 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, Eighth Army, Republic of Korea.
For more than a decade, the U.S. Army has been improving the Logistics Information Systems Network, which is specifically designed to sustain and maintain warfighters deployed across the globe. However, although the technology has far exceeded the service’s goals, today’s management practices are almost identical to those used when the network was created in 2004. With the increase in cybersecurity policies and advances in capabilities, the need for highly trained, designated network and systems administration personnel has become abundantly clear, and the requirement for better management processes even more evident.
Brig. Gen. Mark T. Simerly, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, 19th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Eighth Army, Republic of Korea.
Brig. Gen. Brian J. McKiernan, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general (operations), Eighth U.S. Army, Republic of Korea.