Florida National Guard Leadership

Ron DeSantis

Governor of Florida

Ron DeSantis, Governor of Florida, is the 46th governor of Florida. Full Bio

Major General James O. Eifert

The Adjutant General of Florida

Major General James O. Eifert, The Adjutant General of Florida, is the Governor’s senior military advisor and serves as director of a state agency, the Florida Department of Military Affairs. As Adjutant General, he is responsible for the training and operations of the Florida National Guard, which is comprised of approximately 12,000 Soldiers and Airmen. Full Bio

Brigadier General John D. Haas

Assistant Adjutant General – Army and Commander

Brigadier General John D. Haas is the Assistant Adjutant General – Army and the Commander of the Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG). He commands nearly 10,000 Soldiers and exercises management authority over all FLARNG programs. Full Bio

Brigadier General Michael A. Valle

Assistant Adjutant General – Air and Commander

Brigadier General Michael A. Valle serves as the Assistant Adjutant General – Air, Florida National Guard, and the Commander, Florida Air National Guard. Brigadier General Valle is responsible for mission readiness, operations and coordination of the ten Florida Air National Guard (FLANG) units at seven geographically separated sites. Full Bio