Join us for an update on the Alabama National Guard provided by Major General Sheryl Gordon, Adjutant General of the Alabama National Guard.
Major General Sheryl E. Gordon assumed her duties as the 42nd adjutant general of the Alabama National Guard, July 28, 2017. As adjutant general, she advises the governor on military affairs and commands the Alabama Army and Air National Guard and its more than 12,000 citizen Soldiers and Airmen. Gordon was commissioned in 1981 through the Alabama Military Academy. She became the Alabama National Guard’s first female general officer in 2009, and is the first female adjutant general in Alabama National Guard history. Prior to her selection as Adjutant General, Gordon served as Assistant Adjutant General and Commander of 62nd Troop Command in Montgomery, Alabama.