Tritsch's father, Brig. Gen. Leo Tritsch, served as the brigade's commander from May 16, 1978, to June 25, 1979.
The change of command ceremonies will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in front of the State Defense Building, 2800 S.W. Topeka Blvd., Topeka.
Col. Tritsch will assume command from outgoing commander, Col. James Stewart, who will become director of Facilities and Engineering.