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Biographies of current Joint Base Charleston active-duty leadership can be viewed below. For biographies on the base's reserve wing leadership, visit the 315th Airlift Wing Web site at

Air Mobility Command biographies can be viewed on the command Web site at

A searchable biography database for information on active-duty and retired general officers, current senior executives, secretaries of the Air Force and chief master sergeants of the Air Force is available here.
tab628th Air Base Wing Leadership 
Deputy Commander

Chief Master Sgt. Mark Bronson
Mark Bronson

Command Chief
Command Master Chief Joseph Gardner
Joseph Gardner

Master Chief

The host unit of the Joint Base is the 628th Air Base Wing. The wing has two operational groups consisting of 13 squadrons and one wing staff directorate. The air base wing's primary duties are to provide base support for approximately 80,000 personnel, including active-duty and Reserve military members, civilian government employees and contractors, military family members and retirees.
tab437th Airlift Wing Leadership 
Col. Lamantagne
Col. John

Col. Jimmy Canlas  
Col. Jimmy

Vice Commander

CMSgt Kristopher Berg

Command Chief

437th Airlift Wing leadership commands the base's premier active-duty flying wing. The wing flies and maintains one of the largest fleets of C-17 aircraft in the Air Force. The wing is comprised of the 437th Operations Group, the 437th Maintenance Group and a wing staff element. The wing conducts operations in close coordination with Joint Base Charleston's premier reserve flying wing - the 315th Airlift Wing.

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