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​New Mexico National Guard Leadership


Brig. Gen. Andrew E. Salas

The Adjutant General

Brigadier General Andrew E. Salas assumed duties as The Adjutant General for New Mexico on July 24, 2012. As Adjutant General, he serves as senior military advisor to the Governor and is responsible for providing the State of New Mexico and the United States with a ready force of citizen soldiers and airmen.

General Salas enlisted in the New Mexico Air National Guard in 1981 and was commissioned upon graduation from the Academy of Military Science in 1987. He has served in a variety of maintenance, joint counterdrug task force, political-military, mission support and safety positions. His commands include Communications Flight, Mission Support Flight, Mission Support Group, Expeditionary Mission Support Group (Iraq), Fighter Wing Vice Commander and Air Force Safety Center Vice Commander. Prior to his current assignment, General Salas served as the Assistant Adjutant General for Air, Headquarters, New Mexico Air National Guard.

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Our Team

Brig. Gen. Juan L. Griego
Deputy Adjutant General

BG Griego serves as the state's Deputy Adjutant General.

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Chief Warrant Officer 5 Lawrence M. Jiron
Command Chief Warrant Officer

CW5 Jiron serves as the leader for all warrant officers in the New Mexico National Guard.

Cmd Sgt. Maj. Gregory L. Ivey
Senior Enlisted Leader
State Command Sergeant Major

CSM Ivey serves as the New Mexico National Guard's State Command Sergeant Major.

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Cmd Chief Master Sgt. John A. Williams
ANG Command CMSgt

CCMS Williams serves as the senior enlisted leader for the New Mexico Air National Guard.

Major Commands

JFHQ, located in Santa Fe  
150th SOW, located at Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, NM   
REDHORSE, located at Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, NM  
93rd Brigade, located in Santa Fe, NM
111th MEB, located in Rio Rancho, NM  
515th RTI, located in Santa Fe, NM