Major General Carol A. Timmons assumed duties as Adjutant General of the Delaware National Guard in February 2017, after serving as Assistant Adjutant General, Delaware Air National Guard. As adjutant general, she is responsible for the mission readiness of all Delaware National Guard units, Army and Air, for both federal and state missions.
In 1980, General Timmons earned her commission through Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Ga., where she was an honor graduate. In 1981, she earned her Army pilot wings from Fort Rucker, Ala., and in 1984 she was awarded her Air Force pilot wings from Vance Air Force Base, Okla. Prior to earning her commission, General Timmons served in the rank of airman basic as a Law Enforcement Apprentice for the Delaware ANG 166th Security Forces Squadron. General Timmons is a veteran of numerous contingencies to include Operations Desert Shield, Desert Storm, Southern Watch, Joint Guard, Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. Her deployed command experience includes 774th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron Commander and 455th Deputy Operations Group Commander.