Brigadier General Raymond H. Siegfried III is the Assistant Adjutant General, Oklahoma Air National Guard. He is the principle advisor to The Adjutant General for Oklahoma for all Oklahoma Air National Guard matters. Brigadier General Siegfried is also responsible for the combat readiness and operational effectiveness for all Oklahoma Air National Guard units.

Prior to his current assignment, General Siegfried was the Commander, 138th Fighter Wing, Tulsa, Okla. As the commander, he was the senior officer responsible for organizing, training, and equipping of over 1,200 personnel.

General Siegfried received his commission in the Oklahoma Air National Guard in 1993 and completed pilot training in 1995. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Tulsa.

General Siegfried has flown more than 2,600 hours in the F-16, 40 combat sorties, and 180 hours of combat time. He has deployed on contingency operations to nations including Turkey, Kuwait, and Qatar in support of Operations Provide Comfort, Northern Watch, Southern Watch, and Iraqi Freedom. In his civilian life he is Chief Executive Officer for Vertical Aerospace, a commercial aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul business located outside of Tulsa, Okla.

1992  Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Notre Dame, Ind.
1998  Master of Business Administration in Finance, University of Tulsa, Okla.

1993  Academy of Military Science, McGhee-Tyson Air National Guard Base, Tenn.
2001  Squadron Officer School
2004  Air Command and Staff College
2010  Air War College

Second Lieutenant:
20 May 1993
First Lieutenant:
01 December 1995
Captain:
01 December 1997
Major:
06 February 2002
Lieutenant Colonel:    
10 June 2008
Colonel:
01 April 2012
Brigadier General:
01 October 2019
Major General:

1. August 1993—August 1994, Air Force Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training, Reese AFB, Texas
2. August 1994—November 1994, Fighter Lead-In School, Columbus AFB, Ohio
3. November 1994—June 1995, F-16 Flight Training, Luke AFB, Ariz.
4. July 1995—November 1995, Missions Qualification Training, Tulsa, Okla.
5. November 1995—June 2010, F-16 Pilot, Tulsa, Okla.
6. June 2010—December 2011, Commander, 138th Operations Support Flight, Tulsa, Okla.
7. December 2011—January 2014, Director of Operations, Joint Force Headquarters, Oklahoma City, Okla.
8. January 2014—October 2015, Vice Commander, 138th Fighter Wing, Tulsa, Okla.
9. October 2015—October 2019, Commander, 138th Fighter Wing, Tulsa, Okla.
10. October 2019-Present, Assistant Adjutant General, Joint Force Headquarters, Oklahoma ANG, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Rating: Command Pilot
Flight hours: More than 2,900
Aircraft flown: T-37, T-38B, F-16C/D

Legion of Merit with oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Medal with Valor Device with oak leaf cluster
Aerial Achievement Medal
Air Force Achievement Medal
Joint Meritorious Unit Award with oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Unit Award
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
Combat Readiness Medal with seven devices
National Defense Service Medal with device
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Armed Forces Service Medal
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with gold border
AF Longevity Service Ribbon with five devices
Armed Forces Reserve Medal with three devices
Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon with device
Air Force Training Ribbon

Veterans of Foreign Wars
American Legion
National Guard Association of United States
National Guard Association of Oklahoma
Airline Transport Pilot

In the civilian sector, Brigadier General Siegfried is Chief Executive Officer for a commercial aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul business located outside of Tulsa, Okla.