SIOUX FALLS | The South Dakota Air National Guard has a new assistant adjutant general.

Brig. Gen. Matthew P. Jamison takes over the position from outgoing assistant adjutant general, Brig. Gen. Wayne M. Shanks, who is retiring from the Guard. A change of ceremony took place Saturday.

As the assistant adjutant general, Jamison is now responsible to the South Dakota National Guard's Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Tim Reisch, for strategic planning, strength management, Airmen readiness and mobilization support of the state's nearly 1,100 Air National Guard members.

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