Maj. Gen. Janeen Birckhead, sole Black female National Guard leader, selected as top military advisor to country’s only Black Governor Wes Moore

Governor Wes Moore has selected a Black woman to be the leader he relies on during a crisis, the tenacious Maj. Gen. Janeen Birckhead. (Right) General Jonnie E. Wilson, U.S. Army Retired, was in attendance for the memorable day with the Honorable William J. Walker. (Photos courtesy Maryland National Guard Public Affairs) By Colonel (Ret.)