National Guard’s new leader is ready for the fight on land and in cyber space

National Guard’s new leader is ready for the fight on land and in cyber space

ILLINOIS (RFD) — The Illinois National Guard has a new leader. Richard Neely has been promoted from Brigadier General to Adjutant General. Neely has almost 30 years of military experience. He wants the National Guard to be ready to deploy war both on physical battlefield and in cyber space.

Neely plans a sharp focus on keeping recruitment numbers up.