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Carr assumes responsibility as the South Carolina Air National Guard’s State Command Chief

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Isaac Carr assumes responsibility as the new State Command Chief for the South Carolina Air National Guard (SCANG) during a ceremony at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina, August 14, 2021. The presiding officer is U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Scott Bridgers, Assistant Adjutant General, Air. Carr is the fourteenth State Command Chief for the SCANG and takes over from U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kevin Thomas who is retiring. In his new role, Carr will be the enlisted advisor for senior SCANG leadership. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Megan Floyd, 169th Fighter Wing Public Affairs)

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Isaac Carr assumes responsibility as the new State Command Chief for the South Carolina Air National Guard (SCANG) during a ceremony at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina, August 14, 2021. The presiding officer is U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Scott Bridgers, Assistant Adjutant General, Air. Carr is the fourteenth State Command Chief for the SCANG and takes over from U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kevin Thomas who is retiring. In his new role, Carr will be the enlisted advisor for senior SCANG leadership. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Megan Floyd, 169th Fighter Wing Public Affairs)

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Isaac Carr, South Carolina Air National Guard State Command Chief, August 5, 2021 at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Edward Snyder, 169th Fighter Wing Public Affairs)

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Isaac Carr, South Carolina Air National Guard State Command Chief, August 5, 2021 at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Edward Snyder, 169th Fighter Wing Public Affairs)

MCENTIRE JOINT NATIONAL GUARD BASE, S.C. --

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sergeant Isaac M. Carr assumed responsibility as the South Carolina Air National Guard’s State Command Chief during a ceremony held at McEntire Joint National Guard Base. Carr is the fourteenth State Command Chief for the South Carolina Air National Guard.

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Scott Bridgers, Assistant Adjutant General for Air, presided over the ceremony in which Chief Master Sgt. Carr assumed responsibility from outgoing State Command Chief, Chief Master Sgt. Kevin Thomas, who is retiring.

As the State Command Chief, Carr represents the highest level of enlisted leadership and is the principal enlisted advisor to the Adjutant General and the Assistant Adjutant for Air. In this role, he is directly responsible for all matters regarding the professional development, readiness, training, utilization, health, morale and welfare for more than 1,400 enlisted members of the South Carolina Air National Guard.

Prior to his current position, Carr served as the 169th Mission Support Group Superintendent. In this capacity, he advised the group commander on matters affecting military and family readiness, training, health, morale, welfare, and quality of life for the enlisted Airmen assigned to the unit. In his civilian capacity, Carr is a financial advisor for a major financial planning firm in Sumter, South Carolina.

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