Commander's Column

Respect and admiration

August 2, 2018 Soundoff! 0

I want to express my gratitude for the teamwork from many different groups who make Fort Meade a wonderful place to work, live, learn and play. My family and I have been blessed to serve […]

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Teams in transition

June 20, 2018 Soundoff! 0

The summer transition season is upon us. I wish fair winds and following seas to all of our departing service members, professional civilians and their families who have served as part of Team Meade. On […]

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Remembering Memorial Day

May 23, 2018 Soundoff! 0

On May 30, 1935, in Iowa City, Iowa, a 43-year-old infantry captain, serving at the university’s military department, was asked to deliver remarks on Memorial Day. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was two years into his […]

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Preventing violence in the workplace

March 28, 2018 Soundoff! 0

Like every other organization in the Army, U.S. Army Garrison Fort George G. Meade receives frequent data calls. Last week we were asked to report how many incidents of workplace violence had occurred on Fort […]

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Forward, March

March 22, 2018 Soundoff! 0

The Romans named March after Mars, god of war, but most of us think of our vernal equinox as a time to enjoy spring sunshine and first blooms. Instead, we’re pouring more brine on roads […]

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Being a good colleague and constructive leader

March 7, 2018 Soundoff! 0

In an internal newsletter, a commander’s message focused on improving understanding, communication and collegiality throughout the organization. I was asked to write a submission to pick up and build on the concept of collegiality. Sometimes […]

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Managing safety

February 28, 2018 Soundoff! 0

I am the director of safety for the Fort Meade garrison, but I also manage safety programs for the installation and supervise program management by my staff. Our staff of four is located at 8501 […]

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