as Headquarters Commanding Officer for 1 Canadian Air Division and the Canadian NORAD Region Headquarters today.
will assume his
new responsibilities after nearly two years as the Director Force Employment Mission Support.In his new role as HQ Commanding Officer, he will be responsible for all administrative, disciplinary and financial functions for the Headquarters and for coordinating support services with 17 Wing CFB Winnipeg.
"I have had the pleasure of spending several years at this Headquarters with challenging, yet rewarding, responsibilities", said Lt.-Col.Mallais
."It is an honour to carry my duties further as the Commanding Officer of this Headquarters".
Lt.-Col.Mallais has been a member of the Air Force since 1975.
enrolment plan, he
attended the Université de Moncton before being commissioned as an officer in the Canadian Forces.He has held various positions as a logistics and air movements officer.His
career has taken him to Gander, Nfld.; Edmonton, Alta.; Winnipeg, Man.; Greenwood, N.S.; and Colorado Springs, Colorado.