Brent H. Abare
Brent H. Abare is a native of Montpelier, VT. Prior to his selection as the Deputy to the Garrison Commander, USAG Fort Greely, he served as the Deputy to the Garrison Commander, USAG Casey, Camp Casey, Korea, where he was responsible for oversight of base operations to the Casey Enclave military communities. Mr. Abare served as the Camp Casey Deputy from June 2009 until his departure for Fort Greely in March 2012.
Mr. Abare's combined federal service career spans a period of 27 years, beginning in 1982 when he entered Air Force basic training. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Mercer University, Macon, GA, in 1990, and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Army through the Reserve Officer Training Corps. His professional training also includes the Command and General Staff College.
Prior to his assignment as the DGC, Camp Casey, Mr. Abare was assigned to United States Army Garrison Humphreys and served as the Executive Assistant for base operations to Camps Eagle and Long, in Wonju, Korea.
Mr. Abare has served in a variety of staff and leadership positions in Korea, Germany, and the United States. His previous assignments include deployments to Somalia, Saudi Arabia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
His hobbies and interests include skiing, restoring classic cars and historic homes. He has a son, Kadin Casey Abare.