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CHIEF MASTER SERGEANT GERALD “G” AGNER II

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Chief Master Sergeant Gerald C. Agner II is the Superintendent for the 363rd Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Group, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. The Group consists of 4 active duty and 13 Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve squadrons tasked with producing and delivering target analysis, geospatial intelligence (GEOINT), all-source intelligence, specialized training, and integrating kinetic and non-kinetic effects for USAF and joint warfighters.

Agner grew up in Portland, Oregon, and enlisted in the Air Force in June 1995 as an Imagery Interpreter. His assignments include bases in Nebraska, Nevada, and Florida, as well as overseas assignments in the United Kingdom and Germany. Agner also deployed in support of Operations ALLIED FORCE, IRAQI FREEDOM, and ENDURING FREEDOM. He has held a variety of positions at the flight, squadron, and major command levels. Prior to assuming his current position, he served as Superintendent for the 450th Intelligence Squadron. 

EDUCATION
1998 Associates of General/Liberal Studies, Portland Community College, Portland, OR 

1999 Airman Leadership School, Offutt AFB, NE
2000 Associates in Communications Applications Technology, CCAF
2001 Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems, Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE 

2008 Non-Commissioned Officer’s Academy, Kirtland AFB, NM
2009 Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Academy (Course 14), Non-residence 

2010 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education, Non-residence
2012 Air Force Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Academy, Maxwell-Gunter Annex, AL
2012 Senior Enlisted Intelligence Surveillance & Reconnaissance Master Skills Course, Goodfellow AFB, TX
2015 Professional Managers Certification, CCAF
2017 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education II, Non-residence

ASSIGNMENTS
1. 06 Jun 1995 – 24 Jul 1995:  Student, Air Force Basic Training - Lackland AFB, TX
2. 24 Jul 1995 – 31 Jan 1996:  Student, Imagery Analysis Basic Course - Goodfellow AFB, TX
3. 24 Feb 1996 – 24 Feb 1998: Unit Support Imagery Analyst, Imagery Production - Joint Analysis Center (JAC) Molesworth, RAF Molesworth, United Kingdom
4. 25 Feb 1998 – 04 Apr 2003: Production Imagery Analyst, Air Defense Imagery Analyst, Area Limitations Imagery Analyst - United States Strategic Command, Offutt AFB, NE
5. 07 Apr 2003 – 07 Apr 2007: Imagery Operations Flight Chief – 24th Intelligence Squadron, Distributed Ground Station (DGS) - 4, Ramstein Air Base, Germany
6. 09 Apr 2007 – 28 Aug 2007: Sensor Operator Student, MQ-1B Predator Formal Training Unit – 11th Reconnaissance Squadron, Creech AFB, NV
7. 28 Aug 2007 – 06 Jun 2009: Flight Chief, MQ-1B Sensor Operator Evaluator – 15th Reconnaissance Squadron, Creech AFB, NV
8. 06 Jun 2009 – 16 Dec 2011: Operations Superintendent, MQ-1B Sensor Operator Evaluator – 18th Reconnaissance Squadron, Creech AFB, NV
9. 22 Dec 2011 – 15 Jan 2014: Squadron Superintendent – 39th Information Operations Squadron, Hurlburt Field, FL
10. 17 Jan 2014 – 09 Jun 2016: Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Operations Superintendent, 24th Intelligence Squadron, Ramstein Air Base, Germany
11. 10 Jun 2016 – 09 May 2018: 1A8/1N/9L0 MAJCOM Functional Manager, United States Air Forces in Europe (USAFE) – Air Forces Africa (AFAFRICA)/A2, Ramstein AB, Germany
12. 10 May 2018 – 01 Nov 2018: Squadron Superintendent – 450th Intelligence Squadron, Ramstein Air Base, Germany
13. 02 Nov 2018 – Present: Superintendent – 363rd Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Group, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Meritorious Service Medal w/ 4 oak leaf clusters 

Aerial Achievement Medal w/ 15 oak leaf clusters 

Joint Service Commendation Medal
Joint Service Achievement Medal w/ 1 oak leaf cluster 

Air Force Achievement Medal
Joint Meritorious Unit Award w/ 3 oak leaf clusters 

Meritorious Unit Award w/ 1 oak leaf cluster
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award 

Combat Readiness Medal
Air Force Good Conduct Medal w/ 4 oak leaf clusters 

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Air & Space Campaign Medal

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS
1999 Distinguished Graduate, Offutt AFB ALS 

2000 USSTRATCOM/J225 NCO of the Year
2006 16th AF NCO of the Quarter
2007 Distinguished Graduate, MQ-1B Sensor Operator Formal Training Unit 

2008 432nd Operations Group NCO of the Quarter
2010 18th Reconnaissance Squadron SNCO of the Year 

2012 Distinguished Graduate, USAF SNCO Academy 

2016 693 ISR Group SNCO of the Quarter
2016 USAFE-AFAFRICA/A2 SNCO of the Quarter 

2017 USAFE-AFRICA/A2 Lance P. Sijan Nominee

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
Airman First Class - June 07, 1995 

Senior Airman - October 7, 1997
Staff Sergeant - July 01, 2000
Technical Sergeant - December 01, 2005
Master Sergeant - July 01, 2009
Senior Master Sergeant – January 01, 2013 

Chief Master Sergeant – January 01, 2018

(Current as of 02 November 2018)