Mr. James A. Walls
James A. Walls, deputy to the commander of U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach, joined the garrison team August 2015.
Walls earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Cameron University in 1975.
From 1976 to 1995 he served in the U.S. Army.
Beginning December 1996, he served as the garrison manager for Fort Benning, Georgia. In 1997, he earned a master’s degree in human resource management from Troy University (then Troy State University) in Alabama. He became the deputy garrison commander of Fort Benning in June 2000.
In August 2009, he became the deputy garrison commander at U.S. Army Garrison Vicenza, Italy.
Walls became assistant chief of staff, G3 (Operations and Plans), for Installation Management Command – Europe at Sembach, Germany in June 2014, leaving that position to become deputy garrison commander at U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach.
His decorations and badges include a Legion of Merit earned in 1996, a Civilian Achievement Award earned in 2000, an Order of St. Maurice earned in 2006, two Superior Civilian Service Awards earned in 2008 and 2013, and two Meritorious Civilian Service Awards earned in 2009 and 2014.