Chief Master Sergeant Kendall Briscoe
In this episode of Office Call, Lt Col John Forbes interviews CMSgt Kendall Briscoe, the Executive for Enlisted Matters to the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller. This is part of a series of interviews where we have conversations with senior leaders from the Air Force Financial Management community to get to know them better as individuals, gain insights into lessons learned from their successes, as well as challenges they have overcome. CMSgt Briscoe is the principal advisor to the Assistant Secretary on the utilization, training, and assignment of over 2,000 financial management enlisted personnel throughout the Air Force. He serves as the Air Force Career Field Manager for financial management personnel and is the focal point for all functional, training, contingency, manpower and personnel issues with other Headquarters Air Force offices. He serves as the ambassador between the secretariat and the financial management enlisted force, disseminating career field information and addressing their concerns. CMSgt Briscoe entered the Air Force from Houston, Texas in 1989 as a Financial Services Apprentice. His background includes various duties in financial management at wing, direct reporting unit, major command and Air Staff. His assignments include bases in Nevada, Washington, Colorado, California and Texas. CMSgt Briscoe also served overseas in Guam, Korea, Japan and Germany; and deployed in support of Operations FULL ACCOUNTABILITY, INDY BACKFILL, IRAQI FREEDOM and ENDURING FREEDOM. Before assuming his current position, Chief Briscoe served as the Chief Enlisted Manager, Headquarters U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Command (USAFE-AFAFRICA), Ramstein, Germany.
Duration: 1 hr 3 min