FORT LEE, Va. – A new commander will take charge of the Fort Lee garrison during a change of command ceremony 10 a.m. Friday, here at the Lee Club.

Col. Paul K. Brooks will turn command of the Garrison over to Col. Adam W. Butler in the ceremony presided over by Davis D. Tindoll, Jr., director of Installation Management Command’s Atlantic Region.

WHAT: Fort Lee Garrison Change of Command Ceremony

WHO:  Col. Paul K. Brooks, outgoing garrison commander (bio | photo)
Col. Adam W. Butler, incoming garrison commander (bio | photo)

WHEN: Friday, July 29, 10 a.m.
   (Media should plan to arrive 30 minutes early.)

WHERE: Lee Club, Fort Lee

The Fort Lee Garrison provides installation operations, services and support essential to the quality of life, readiness and sustainment of U.S. military personnel stationed here. Fort Lee supports more than 26,000 people on the installation and more than 51,000 off-post, including members form all branches of the military service, their families, government civilians and contractors, military retirees and reservists.

Media planning to attend the event should contact Stephen Baker at (804) 734-6862 or by 3 p.m. Thursday for escort instructions.