Public Affairs Office

The Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs Office is the official source of information for the Adjutant General of Kentucky, the Kentucky Army and Air National Guard and the Kentucky Department of Military Affairs.

If you work for a media organization, we would be happy to facilitate interviews (local or global), press conferences, media advisories, and provide open source photos and video. Contact the PAO office at 502-607-1000 or

If you are a Service member or Family member, contact us to learn how we can help you tell your story (promotion, graduation, etc.). Be sure to include your unit and hometown. We may be able to help write, edit and publish your story online and with local news.

For a copy of your historical records, DD 214 or NGB 22, please call the Military Records and Research Branch at 502-607-6041 or email Service members currently in the Kentucky Guard should contact their unit readiness NCO.

To contact the office of the Inspector General, call 1-866-THE-KYIG (5944) or email For more information, visit the IG information web page (

To request the Kentucky National Guard to set up a static equipment or vehicle display, request the 202nd Army Band, guest speaker, flyover, color guard or other military support for a community event, visit the Community Engagement Requests page (

Contact Us

100 Minuteman Parkway
Frankfort, KY 40601

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Bluegrass Guard Magazine:


Capt. Cody Stagner
Director, Public Affairs Office

Sgt. 1st Class Ben Crane
Public Affairs NCOIC

Sgt. Destini Keene
Public Affairs NCO

Andy Dickson
Command Historian

Milt Spalding
Military Affairs - Public Affairs Specialist