On March 6, Adjutant General Brigadier General Michael A. Calhoun was officially promoted to the rank of major general. He will assume the role of Adjutant General of Florida on March 29. “I am proud today to officially promote Brigadier General Michael Calhoun to the rank of major general. General Calhoun has selflessly served our country for more than 30 years, and held many leadership positions in the Florida National Guard. I am confident he will do a great job as the Adjutant General of Florida and that the Florida National Guard is always ready to respond to any emergency that may affect our state,” said Gov. Rick Scott during a promotion service at the Florida National Guard headquarters in St. Augustine.
Calhoun received his bachelor’s degree from Florida A&M University and a master’s degree from the U.S. Army War College.