About the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs is dedicated to the mission of securing the state and defending the nation. More than 4,300 professionals within the Army National Guard, the Air National Guard, Homeland Security & Emergency Management, the Alaska Military Youth Academy, Veterans Affairs, Admin Services, the Alaska Aerospace Corporation, the Alaska State Defense Force, and the Alaska Naval Militia all work diligently to ensure the safety, security and future success of Alaska and its people.