Maj. Gen. Scott Berrier, commanding general and commandant of theÂ U.S. ArmyÂ Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca in Arizona, will assume the role ofÂ military deputy to the director of the Defense Intelligence Agency.
The Defense Department said MondayÂ Berrier will be based out of Washington as part of his new role.
Berrier is a career Army military intelligence officer who has supportedÂ Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Freedomâs Sentinel in Afghanistan as well as Operation Iraqi Freedom in Iraq.
He has also held assignments at MacDill Air Force Base, Fort Hood as well as in South Korea, where he served with theÂ United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command/U.S. Forces Korea.
He was deputy chief of staff for intelligence with the International Security Assistance Force before he assumed his leadership post atÂ Fort Huachuca in 2015.
This story was originally published on May 2, 2017.