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Major General Marta. Carcana

SOURCE OF COMMISSIONED 

Direct Commission

UNITED STATES ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

The Adjutant General, Puerto Rico San Juan, PR
Since: July 2015 

PROMOTIONS

2LT          31 Jan 86

ILT           11 Feb 89

CPT         26 Jun 93

MAJ        13 Jan 99

LTC         28 Mar 03

COL         2  Aug 06

BG          29 Oct 15

MG (PR) 15 Feb 16

MILITARY ASSIGNMENTS

ACADEMIC PREPARATION

New York City Community College -AS -Nursing

Metropolitan University of Puerto Rico -BS -Nursing

Central Michigan University -MBA -Business Administration U.S. Army War College -MS -Strategic Studies

MILITARY PROFESSIONAL PREPARATION

Army War College (A WC) 

Joint Task Force Commanders Course (NORTHCOM) 

LANGUAGE SKILL

Native Spanish

FROM TO Assignment

Jul 15 Present    The Adjutant General, Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico 

Mar 13 Jun 15   Director, Joint Staff -(PR) Joint Force Headquarters (JFHQ)

Jan 13 Feb 13    Chief of Joint Staff, PRARNG Element JFHQ, San Juan, Puerto Rico  

Apr  11 Dec 12  Deputy Commander of CL, PRARNG Element JFHQ, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Apr  10 Mar  11 RSS Chief, 101st Troop Command FWD, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Pristina Kosovo, Military Assistant to Chief of Staff

Oct  09 Mar  10 Deputy Commander of CL, PRARNG Medical Command, Salinas, Puerto Rico

Jan  09 Sep  09 Chief-Case Management, PRARNG Medical Command, Salinas, Puerto Rico

Oct  07 Dec  08 Deputy Commander of CL, PRARNG Medical Command, Salinas, Puerto Rico 

Dec 05  Sep  07 Deputy Commander-Chief Nurse, PRARNG Medical Command, Salinas, Puerto Rico 

Feb 03 Nov 05   Executive Officer, PRARNG Medical Command, Salinas, Puerto Rico

Dec 01 Jan 03   Head Nurse, PRARNG Medical Command, Salinas, Puerto Rico

Aug 01 Nov 01  Clinical Nurse, PRARNG Element JFHQ, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Oct 98  Jul   01  Clinical Nurse, HQ ST ARC, Medical Detachment, Salinas, Puerto Rico

Jul 96 Sep 98    Clinical Nurse, 20 I st EV AC Hospital, Salinas, Puerto Rico 

Feb 95 Jun 96   Clinical Nurse, USA MEDDAC Womack, Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Feb 86 Jan 95   Clinical Nurse, MC HSP FLO (HUB), Puerto Nuevo, Puerto Rico 

SUMMARY OF OPERATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS DATE GRADE

RSS Chief, 101st Troop Command FWD, San Juan,   Apr 10 - Mar 11 Colonel

Puerto Rico, Pristina Kosovo, Military Assistant to Chief of Staff 

US DECORATIONS AND BADGES 
Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal
Army Commendation Medal
Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (with l Silver Oak Leaf Cluster and one Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster) National Defense Service Medal (with Bronze Service Star)
Kosovo Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Expeditionary Medal
Armed Forces Reserve Medal (with Silver Hourglass Device and a€reMa€ Device)
Army Service Ribbon
Overseas Service Ribbon
Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon (with Numeral 3)
NATO Medal
Adjutant General Badge PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
National Guard Association, Life Member OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS
2016 Doctor Honoris Causa, Metropolitan University, Puerto Rico