U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Gregory A. Lusk (left), the Adjutant General of North Carolina National Guard Bureau (NCNGB), and U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen J. Mallette (right), director of cyberspace operations for Joint Force Headquarters, NCNGB, stand at attention as members of 145th Force Support Squadron Honor Guard present the colors during Col. Mallette’s promotion ceremony at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Mar. 09, 2019. Family, friends, and guard members gather to watch Col. Mallette pin on the rank of Brig. Gen. He has has served for 37 years including enlisted time in the Army and Air Force.