Brigadier General Patrick R. Renwick is the Assistant Adjutant General-Air, and Commander Indiana Air National Guard, Stout Field, Indianapolis. He is the senior advisor to the adjutant general and is responsible for organizing, training and equipping the nearly 2,000 Indiana airmen, state employees and contractors serving primarily at the 122nd Fighter Wing and 181st Intelligence Wing.
Prior to his current assignment, Brig. Gen. Renwick served as the chief of staff for the Indiana Air National Guard. He preceded these roles as commander of the 122nd Fighter Wing in Fort Wayne, Indiana, with the responsibility to organize, train and equip 990 professionals to provide decisive firepower and agile combat support to combatant commanders worldwide.
Brig. Gen. Renwick earned his commission from U.S. Air Force Officer Training School in 1989, and immediately attended undergraduate pilot training at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma. While on active duty, Renwick served as an A/O A-10 pilot in roles across the Air Force, including multiple remote tours to the Republic of Korea. In 1998, he transitioned to the Indiana Air National Guard, 181st Fighter Wing, Terre Haute, Indiana, where he served as an F-16 pilot, Aircraft Maintenance Squadron commander, Air Support Operations Squadron commander and vice commander of the 181st Intelligence Wing. While a colonel, he deployed as the command joint inspector general for Combined Joint Interagency Task Force 435 from March 2013 to October 2013, at Camp Phoenix, Afghanistan.
He took command of the 122nd Fighter Wing in September 2014 and also served as a member of the Air Directorate Field Advisory Council and chair of the A-10 Weapons System Council from 2015 to 2018. He is a command pilot with over 3,300 flying hours and six deployments in support of Operations Vigilant Warrior, Southern Watch, Northern Watch, Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.
Brig. Gen. Renwick’s decorations include the Legion of Merit, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, Air Medal with oak leaf cluster, Aerial Achievement Medal with silver oak leaf cluster, Air Force Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster and Air Force Achievement Medal.
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(Biography current as of October 2018)
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