The Missouri National Guard's Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 835th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion underwent a change of command ceremony in Jefferson City recently.
Capt. Katharyn Mudd, a Jefferson City resident and Monroe City native, became the unit's new commander, taking the position from Capt. Kalli Fox.
Mudd became a commissioned officer in 2007 after completing Officer Candidate School. Before becoming an officer, she was a qualified administrative specialist, graphic artist, and computer specialist.
Mudd's previous officer assignments include aide de camp at Joint Force Headquarters in Jefferson City, platoon leader for the 135th Signal Company in Kansas City, and the battalion signal officer for the 1140th Engineer Battalion in Cape Girardeau. She currently works full-time for the 835th CSSB as the battalion's personnel officer.