DeSantis Named Haas Head of Fla. National Guard
Maj. Gen. John Haas was named Tuesday by Gov. Ron DeSantis to serve as adjutant general of the Florida National Guard, succeeding retiring Maj. Gen. James Eifert.
Subscribe to Florida Jolt Newsletter!
Florida National Guard Adjutant General James Eifert is retiring. @GovRonDeSantis has appointed Major General John Haas as a replacement. He previously served as Assistant Adjutant General under Eifert. pic.twitter.com/6ZYy60EAq3
— Jason Delgado (@byJasonDelgado) January 10, 2023
Haas has held a series of positions with the National Guard, most recently serving as assistant adjutant general-Army and commander of the Florida Army National Guard.
Follow Florida Jolt on Twitter
He has completed three combat tour duties, according to an announcement from the governor’s office. Eifert was appointed adjutant general in 2019.
Other stories you may want to read:
Tracy Caruso Interviews Mike Barnett, New DeSantis PBC County Commission Appointee
DeSantis Activates National Guard to Combat Recent Flood of Migrants
- Medical Boards to Revisit Transgender Care - May 28, 2023
- DeSantis Signs State Guard Expansion - May 28, 2023
- Controversial Compensation Bill, Anti-Theft Legislation, and Protective Measures for Hospital Workers - May 25, 2023