McChord Air Force Base, Wash. — Admiral Mike Mullen, the 17th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will visit the base June 19 to speak with Airmen and tour Team McChord.
The Admiral will attend an All-Hand‚Äôs call with Airmen June 19. During his visit Admiral Mullen will be addressing a wide range of topics including concerns over deployment lengths, and in light of recent changes in leadership, the future of the Air Force.
Admiral Mullen was sworn in as the 17th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on October 1, 2007. He serves as the principal military advisor to the President, the Secretary of Defense, the National Security Council, and the Homeland Security Council.