Ken Pickler presents a certificate of appreciation to the Hyundai trainer..
Partnership provides professional prowess
On Tuesday, May 24, 2016, Far East District mechanics in Seoul furthered their professional development with training on the 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe. Ken Pickler, FED's Chief of Transportation, presented Hyundai with a certificate of appreciation for the partnership, which has provided several valuable training opportunities over the past few years.
Ted Song holding his framed display from PPMD.
Farewell to FED
Ted Song, a project manager in the Programs and Project Management Division, was bid a fond farewell at the Far East District headquarters on May 24, 2016. Col. Bales, district commander, presented Song with an award for his exceptional civilian service, while PPMD also presented him with a gift card and a framed display showing the numerous projects he'd contributed to while here.
National Asian American / Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2016

Picture of servicemembers in uniform and a civilian in hat and suit are pictured above the Medal of Honor, which is surrounded underneath by unit insignia of four distinctive Asian American units.
The Medal of Honor is focal point of this year's graphic to highlight the accomplishments of Asian American Pacific Islanders and their contributions. Recognizing the 33 Asian Americans who have been awarded the Medal of Honor: one from the Philippine-American War (Moro Resistance), one for the only MOH earned in peacetime, 24 from World War II, four from the Korean War, and three from the Vietnam War.
Seated: Chris Choi, LaShun Medlock. Standing: Robert Derrane, Haekyung Cho and Young Phoenix.
Certifications completed
It’s official! All eligible employees of the Resource Management Office and the Internal Review Office have earned DoD Financial Management certifications. Employees of the Far East District Resource Management Office display their certifications: seated: Chris Choi, LaShun Medlock. standing: Robert Derrane, Haekyung Cho and Young Phoenix (Young Jin and Sgt. 1st Class Diomedes Tuazon were unavailable).


Welcome to the Far East Engineer District, the engineering and construction agency of choice in Korea! FED has a long history of overseeing the design and construction of outstanding quality of life and operational facilities for the Department of Defense community in Korea. To find out more about FED, its people and the work we do to support the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and their families living and working in Korea, please browse our web site. Keep abreast of events and happenings in the FED by liking our social media sites  on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube. Thanks for visiting and we hope your stay with us will be interesting and informative! One Team – Building Strong® – In Korea

Col. Stephen H. Bales

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