The chief of staff of the Army announced Thursday afternoon future assignments for Fort Stewart leadership.
Brig. Gen. Timothy J. McAteer, deputy commanding general (Maneuver), 3rd Infantry Division, will become the deputy director of plans and programs for U.S. Africa Command in Germany.
Brig. Gen. John B. Richardson IV will become the deputy commanding general of 3rd ID. He is currently the deputy director for operations at the National Joint Operations Intelligence Center, Operations Team Four, J-3, Joint Staff in Washington, D.C.
The announcement did not say when the moves will take place.