Maj. Gen. Michael C. Thompson

Adjutant General for Oklahoma

The Governor appointed Maj. Gen. Michael C. Thompson as The Adjutant General in November 2017. In this function, he serves as the top military advisor to the Governor and commands the Oklahoma Army and Air National Guard.

Maj. Gen. Thompson commissioned in 1986 through the Oklahoma Military Department Officer Candidate School, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. In previous assignments, he has served as Assistant Adjutant General, Oklahoma Army National Guard; Land Component Commander, Oklahoma Army National Guard; Chief of Staff, Oklahoma Army National Guard; and Commander, 90th Troop Command, Oklahoma Army National Guard. Maj. Gen. Thompson has commanded at the company, battalion and brigade levels.  Prior to receiving his commission, Maj. Gen. Thompson served two and a half years as an enlisted Soldier in the Oklahoma Army National Guard.