Fort Carson gets a new commander on Thursday.
Major General Robert W. Mixon is taking over the Seventh Infantry Division in a ceremony at Manhart Parade Field.
Mixon replaces Major General Robert Wilson, who had been commander since October of 2002.
Mixon had been serving as Chief of Staff at the Army Futures Center in Fort Monroe, Virginia.
Wilson goes on to become assistant deputy chief of staff for Army operations in Washington.