Provide premier assault support to Marine, joint, and coalition forces from advanced bases, expeditionary airfields or aircraft capable ships in order to enable the CO to fight the MAW as a piece of the MEF level MAGTF in support of the Joint Force Commander. Be prepared to deploy the MAO headquarters and staff support during site command and MEB ACE operations necessary for the effective command and control of subordinate squadrons and attachments in order to ensure success across the full range of military operations.
LtCol Sax was born and raised in Memphis, TN graduating from Christian Brothers High School. He graduated from the Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA with a Bachelor's degree in Marketing in May 2001. LtCol Sax went through OCS in Jan 2003 later commissioned 2ndLt in Mar 2003.LtCol Sax completed The Basic School in Oct 2003 and completed
Major Adams was born and raised in Gainesville, FL graduating from Buchholz High School in 2003. He graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL with a Bachelor's degree in Criminology in 2007. Maj Adams completed Officer Candidate School via the Platoon Leaders Course while attending college and was commissioned a 2ndLt in June
Sergeant Major Jonas A. Johnson was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and enlisted in the Marine Corps on 18 September 2001. He completed recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego and upon graduation, he was promoted to the rank of Private First Class. He reported to the School of Infantry West, Camp Pendleton, California for Marine
Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161