Maj. David Baxley is the deputy chief of staff for the South Carolina Army National Guard. In his position, he assists in the daily operations of 1,200 full-time staff members statewide as well as budget operations. He also manages the offices of the state Adjutant General and his deputy as well as the Guard chief of staff, chief command warrant officer and state command sergeant major.
Previously David worked as state training officer for the National Guard, managing budgeting, planning and training areas and resources for all guard units in South Carolina.
A native of Lake View, David has an associate’s degree from Horry-Georgetown Technical College and a bachelor’s in business administration from Columbia Southern University.