Armed Forces Council

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The Armed Forces Council is the senior military body of the Canadian Armed Forces. It meets to advise and assist the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) on all matters concerning the command, control, and administration of the forces, and generally meets once per month.[1]

The Armed Forces Council is chaired by the CDS and consists of the following positions:

Position Incumbent Service
Chief of the Defence Staff General Jonathan Vance Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Vice Chief of the Defence Staff Vice-Admiral Mark Norman (temporarily suspended)
Lieutenant-General Alain Parent (acting)
Naval Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Navy
Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy and Chief of the Naval Staff Vice-Admiral Ron Lloyd Naval Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Navy
Commander of the Canadian Army and Chief of the Army Staff Lieutenant-General Paul Wynnyk Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force and Chief of the Air Force Staff Lieutenant-General Michael Hood Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Commander of Military Personnel Command Lieutenant-General Charles Lamarre Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Commander of Canadian Joint Operations Command Lieutenant-General Stephen Bowes Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Commander of Canadian Forces Intelligence Command Rear-Admiral Scott Bishop Naval Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Navy
Commander of Canadian Special Operations Forces Command Major-General Michael Rouleau Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Director of Staff - Strategic Joint Staff Major-General Al Meinzinger Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Director General International Security Policy Major-General Derek Joyce Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Deputy Chief of Staff (Materiel) Major-General Paul Ormsby Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Chief of Reserves and Employer Support Major-General Paul Bury Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Chief of Staff (Infrastructure and Environment) Major-General Sylvain Sirois Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Chief of Staff (Information Management) Major-General Greg Loos Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Chief of Force Development Rear-Admiral Darren Hawco Naval Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Navy
Chief of Programme Major-General Jean-Marc Lanthier Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Defence Renewal Team Lead Major-General Jay Milne Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Chief Financial Management and Deputy Chief Financial Officer Brigadier-General Werner Liedtke
Judge Advocate General Commodore Geneviève Bernatchez Naval Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Navy
Director General Public Affairs Brigadier-General Marc Thériault Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Canadian Forces Provost Marshal Brigadier-General Robert Delaney Flag of the Canadian Army.svg Canadian Army
Surgeon General Brigadier-General Andrew Downes Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force
Canadian Forces Chief Warrant Officer Chief Warrant Officer Kevin West Air Force Ensign of Canada.svg Royal Canadian Air Force

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.forces.gc.ca/en/about-org-structure/chief-of-defence-staff.page?

External links

  • Official website
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