Ohio National Guard Assistant Adjutant General - AIR

Major General Mark E. Bartman

Interim Adjutant General: Major General Mark E. Bartman

Major General Mark E. Bartman

Major General Mark E. Bartman is responsible for directing Air National Guard operations and establishing policy to ensure mission readiness of more than 4,700 personnel in four flying wings and six support units that serve our communities, state, and nation for both homeland defense and federal missions.

He also has served as the Senior Joint Air Component Coordination Element Director for the 7th Air Force to the Commander, United Nations Command, Combined Forces Command, and United States Forces Korea for Ulchi Freedom Guardian '14. He was the Air National Guard lead to the Chief of Staff of the Air Force for the Total Force Task Force to develop strategic options for the active, Guard, and Reserve total force capabilities to meet the current and future Air Force requirements.

General Bartman graduated from The Ohio State University in 1982 and entered military service in September 1982 through the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program as a distinguished graduate from Detachment 645.

General Bartman has served in various operations and command positions in the United States Air Force and the Ohio Air National Guard. He has commanded the 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard. He is a command pilot with more than 3,200 flying hours, including 29 combat missions in Operations Provide Comfort, Northern Watch, and Southern Watch.

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