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DPTMS: Managing services while growing

February 7, 2018 Soundoff! 0

The Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security is going through some changes this year as Fort Meade continues to grow. DPTMS provides training support to all services on the installation. DPTMS has multiple facilities […]

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Together, everyone achieves more

January 24, 2018 Soundoff! 0

As many Fort Meade organizations made adjustments during the recent period of “operations in the absence of available appropriations,” commonly called the government shutdown, I thought about the layered problems we might face if a […]

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Fort Meade’s steady progress is a success

January 11, 2018 Soundoff! 0

By Lt. Col. Jay Birmingham, Deputy Garrison Commander Happy New Year, Team Meade! On behalf of the garrison commander, Col. Tom Rickard, and the garrison leadership team, welcome back from the holidays to an exciting […]

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Happy holidays and looking forward to 2018

December 20, 2017 Soundoff! 0

On behalf of my senior commander, Maj. Gen. Michael Howard, I wish everyone on Team Meade a joyful and peaceful holiday season. We celebrated Fort Meade’s 100th anniversary throughout 2017 and are grateful for the […]

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Happy Thanksgiving to Team Meade!

November 21, 2017 Soundoff! 0

On behalf of Maj. Gen. Michael Howard, senior commander and commanding general of Joint Force Headquarters – National Capital Region/Military District of Washington, I wish everyone from Team Meade a happy Thanksgiving and peaceful holiday […]

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A Ready and Resilient Installation

September 27, 2017 Soundoff! 0

Lt. Gen. Kenneth R. Dahl, commanding general of U.S. Army Installation Management Command, recently issued Annual Command Guidance for Fiscal Year 2018, and I want to share some of the key elements that will impact […]

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Intelligence reporting

September 20, 2017 Soundoff! 0

Editor’s note: Andy Albright, Fort Meade’s recently assigned deputy to the garrison commander, is on a temporary change of station from Fort Bragg, N.C. Albright’s career includes 20 consecutive years as a Green Beret and […]

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DPTMS plays a role in nearly every program

August 9, 2017 Soundoff! 0

By Mary Staab, Chief, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security Every well-functioning organization has as its center an operating activity focused on coordinating and/or understanding all the work needed to ensure efficient and effective […]

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