Chief master sergeant john q guard (see t&q p 258) the first paragraph introduces the individual with his or her full rank and name, followed by organization, base and location. A chief master sergeant in the us air force is the highest senior non-commissioned officer rank and directly above senior master sergeant it is equivalent to the rank of sergeant major in the army, master gunnery sergeant/sergeant major in the marines, and master chief petty officer in the navy/coast guard. The rank of chief master sergeant is the highest air force enlisted rank, with the exception of the chief master sergeant of the air force the cmsaf is a distinctive rank with special basic and. Equivalent ranks to an air force chief master sergeant of the air force a chief master sergeant of the air force is a noncommissioned officer (special), with a military paygrade of e-9 the civilian equivalent of this military rank is roughly gs-6 under the federal government's general schedule payscale. The rank of cmsgt is the highest air force enlisted rank, with the exception of the chief master sergeant of the air force cmsgts are superintendents and managers, and they provide senior enlisted leadership.
The 1 december 1959 chief master sergeant became one of the most elite rank groups in the air force similar to the ratio for general officers those promoted to chief master sergeant in the first increment can be justly. Chief master sergeant john c alsvig is the command chief master sergeant, 35th fighter wing, misawa air base, japan he serves as the senior enlisted advisor to the 35th fighter wing and misawa air base installation commander on a 13,000-person base supporting eight associate units representing all four services and the japan air self-defense force. The chief master sergeant of the air force (cmsaf) is a unique non-commissioned rank in the united states air force the holder of this rank and position of office represents the highest enlisted level of leadership in the air force, and as such,. Chief master sergeant eryn c mcelroy is the command chief master sergeant for the 341st missile wing, malmstrom air force base, montana she is the primary advisor to the commander on matters concerning the readiness, training, morale, health, welfare, effective utilization and discipline for.
Secretary of the air force air force instruction 36-2618 27 february 2009 personnel responsibilities, and official terms of 213 snco tier: this tier consists of master sergeant, senior master sergeant, and chief master sergeant the primary focus in this tier is mission accomplishment. Chief master sgt of the air force kaleth o wright and the 16th chief master sgt of the air force james a roy speak with members of the offutt advisory council (oac) during a social the day. Chief master sergeant shawn l drinkard is the command chief master sergeant for united states air force central command, southwest asia he advises the commander and staff on matters influencing the health.
The chief master sergeant of the air force (cmsaf) is a unique non-commissioned rank in the united states air force the holder of this rank and post represents the highest enlisted level of. Chief master sergeant raul villarreal, jr is the command chief master sergeant of the 14th flying training wing, columbus air force base, mississippi in this role, he advises the wing commander on the mission effectiveness, professional development,. Lt col erin weatherly receives the guidon as she assumes command of the 90th civil engineer squadron at fe warren air force base in wyoming on june 15, 2017 weatherly and chief master sgt. In his last official act before retiring, chief master sgt of the air force james cody relinquished the duties and responsibilities of the air force's highest enlisted leader to chief master sgt.
Chief master sergeant brian k labounty is the command chief master sergeant, recruiting service, joint base san antonio-randolph, texas the air force recruiting service comprises more than 2,470 airmen and civilians in more than 1,200 recruiting offices across the united states and abroad. Chief master sergeant john payne is the first sergeant for the air force district of washington, headquartered at joint base andrews, maryland chief payne oversees the manning and utilization of all assigned afdw first sergeants, he is the approval authority for first sergeant applications, and manages 8f000 aef deployment taskings. Chief master sergeant thomas c daniels is the command chief of the 11th wing and joint base andrews, maryland in this role, he advises the commander on all enlisted force matters and on issues regarding the welfare, readiness, utilization, morale and quality of life for personnel across five wings. In collaboration with the chief of air force reserve and the director of the air national guard, the deputy chief of staff for manpower, personnel and services 133 wing and installation command chief master sergeants (ccm) 1331 in addition to responsibilities and obligations at the unit level, first sergeants due to the first. A chief master sergeant is a noncommissioned officer in the united states air force at dod paygrade e-9 a chief master sergeant receives a monthly basic pay salary starting at $0 per month, with raises up to $8,033 per month once they have served for over 38 years.
During the first sergeant symposium here may 7, air force district of washington commander maj gen james a jacobson conducts a question-and-answer session for about 170 technical and master sergeants who will soon fulfill first sergeant and additional duty first sergeant responsibilities. Chief master sgt of the air force kaleth o wright, his team and six of the former chief master sergeants of the air force pose for a photo during the 2018 senior enlisted statesmen forum sept 5, at offutt air force base, nebraska. Chief master sergeant karen f beirne-flint is the 16th command chief master sergeant of the air force office of special investigations (afosi) headquartered at quantico marine ground installation, virginia afosi is a federal law enforcement agency with responsibility for conducting criminal investigations, counterintelligence and specialized.
Chief master sgt meshelle i dyer is the chief enlisted manager, air force mortuary affairs operations, dover air force base, del afmao has global responsibility for all air force mortuary matters for current and past conflicts, operates the nation's sole port mortuary and provides 24/7 global contingency mortuary response teams in support of air force requirements. The air force has master sergeant's at this level the next step in the navy is senior chief(cs) this promotion means more responsibility and is comparable to an air force senior master sergeant.
Chief master sgt of the air force kaleth o wright, joined by six of the previous chief master sergeants of the air force, participated in the 2018 senior enlisted statesman forum sept 6, on. Chief master sergeant jeanette a masters is the command chief master sergeant, headquarters air reserve personnel center, buckley air force base, colo she represents the highest level of enlisted leadership in the center which involves advising the commander on all matters concerning the health. Chief master sergeant lee mills is the command chief master sergeant, 92d air refueling wing, fairchild air force base, washington he is the primary senior enlisted advisor to the wing commander on morale, welfare, discipline, training, and effective use. The air force’s new top enlisted leader, chief master sergeant of the air force kaleth wright, doesn’t mince words when he talks about his rough, early days in the service.