Douglas A. Ducey

The Adjutant General
Maj Gen Michael T. McGuire
The Department of Emergency and Military Affairs (DEMA) consists of the Army and the Air National Guard, the Division of Emergency Management, and the Joint Programs Division. DEMA provides unique capabilities and services to the citizens of Arizona in three distinct roles: community, state and federal.



The Arizona Army National Guard is "Always Ready - Always There" providing military forces to accomplish community, State and Federal missions.   Maintain excellence with flexible, sustainable, expeditionary and joint
interoperable capabilities in all facets of current Federal and State missions


Mission is to prepare and coordinate emergency services and efforts to governmental agencies to reduce the impact of disaster on person and property.   Day to day business operations, human resources, finance, accounting, purchasing contracting, public affairs and Project ChalleNGe.