Joint Staff

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The Joint Staff assists the Commanding General in accomplishing his responsibilities for strategic direction of the D.C. National Guard forces, their operation under unified command, and their integration into an efficient team of land and air forces. The Joint Staff is composed of Army and Air National Guard personnel. The Joint Staff acts as the D.C. National Guard's channel of communication to and from the National Guard Bureau, Department of Defense and subordinate units. 



J1: Manpower & Personnel

J2: Intelligence & Cyber

J3: Operations

J4: Logistics

J5/7: Planning & Training

J6: Information Management

FM; Comptroller

HC: State Chaplain

IG: Inspector General

JA: Staff Judge Advocate

PA: State Public Affairs Officer 

SE: Director of Safety

SG: State Surgeon General