General Benjamin Freekley assumed command of U.S. Army Accessions Command, Fort Monroe, Virginia, on 18 May 2007. He is responsible for meeting accessions goals for officer and enlisted personnel, managing and conducting recruiting operations, developing accessions policy, developing direct commission and appointment policy, and overseeing accessions programs. On 27 May 2010, General Freakley took command at Fort Knox, as U.S. Army Accessions Command assumed the role of senior mission command of Fort Knox and established the Human Resources Center of Excellence. General Freakley graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in 1975. He has a Master of Military Arts and Science Degree in Operations. His military schooling includes the Infantry Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, British Long Armor/Infantry Course, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, School of Advanced Military Studies, and the Army War College.