Change of Command for the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency
Maj. Gen. James K. Gilman, Commanding General of the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (left) presided over the change of command ceremony for the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency at the Blue and Gray Field Aug. 13. Col. Jeffrey M. Unger (middle) relinquished command to Col. Gregory D. Evans (right).
Evans now leads the Army Medicine's strategic medical acquisition life cycle and sustainment agency with support missions globally. With its headquarters at Fort Detrick, Md., the USAMMA consists of nearly 400 military, civilians, and contract employees positioned at twelve locations worldwide that develop, build and field an array of medical sets and technology systems; sustain and maintain the medical force; manage over $1.5 billion in war reserve items; and advance organizational performance excellence endeavors.