Brigadier General Christine A. Beeler is the commanding general of the Mission and Installation Contracting Command at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas. The MICC, a subordinate command to the U.S. Army Contracting Command, provides Army commands, installations and activities with responsive contracting solutions and oversight. On order, it provides trained and deployable contracting assets to the operating force. The MICC is made up of more than 1,500 Soldiers and Army civilians at two brigades, two field directorate offices, 30 field-level contracting offices and nine battalions located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.
Prior to assuming command of the MICC, Brigadier General Beeler served as the Deputy to the Commanding General for outside the continental United States Operations for ACC at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.
Brigadier General Beeler was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Ordnance Corps through the
Army ROTC program at Boston University in 1991, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration as a distinguished military graduate. She joined the Army Acquisition Corps in 1998.
Her advanced education includes a Master of Arts in Administration and Management from Bowie State University, Prince George’s County, Maryland; a Master of Public Administration in Environmental
Management from Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama; and a Master of Business Administration from Webster University. Brigadier General Beeler’s military education includes a Master of Science in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College and is a graduate of the Command and General Staff College.
Brigadier General Beeler has held numerous command and staff positions. Her key assignments include
Logistics Officer, 501st Corps Support Group, Uijongbu, South Korea; Commander, 595th Maintenance Company, Songnam, South Korea; Contracting Officer, Doha, Qatar; Assistant Product Manager, Patriot missile and Medium Extended Air Defense Systems, Huntsville, Alabama; Professor of Program Management and Course Director, Army Acquisition Basic Course, Huntsville; Battalion Commander,
Army Contracting Command-Kuwait, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait; Contracting Operations Staff Officer, Expeditionary Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal; and Executive Officer to the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Procurement, Army Staff, Pentagon.
Her military decorations and awards include the Legion of Merit with two oak leaf clusters, the Bronze Star Medal, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with six oak leaf clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, the Army Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster, and the Joint Meritorious Unit Award. She is airborne qualified and authorized to wear the Army Staff Badge.