Major General Al Aycock
Director of Operations
Major General Al Aycock is the Director of Operations, Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management (OACSIM), since June 2011. He is responsible for overseeing the development and coordination of program requirements, strategy, and policies pertaining to facilities, military construction, energy, and BRAC properties that support Army objectives and improves the quality of life for Soldiers, Civilians, and Families.
Most recently, Major General Aycock has served as Special Assistant to the Commanding General of Army Central Command, Kuwait, Feb � Apr 2011, Deputy Commanding General and Chief of Staff for Installation Management Command Feb 2009 - Feb 2011; Commanding General, Special Operations, Korea, Jul 2008- Feb 2009; Commanding General, Installation Management Command, Korea Aug 2006-Jul 2008; Commander, United States Army Garrison, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, Fort Bragg, North Carolina May 2003- Jul 2006; and Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, G3, United States Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina Jul 2000-May 2003.
Major General Aycock's awards include the Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit with two oak leaf clusters (OLC), Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with five OLCs, the Army Commendation Medal with OLC, and the Joint Service Achievement Medal with two OLCs. He has earned the Joint Chiefs of Staff Identification Badge, Military Free Fall Parachutist Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, and the Special Forces Tab.
Major General Al Aycock was commissioned as an infantry officer in 1978 after graduating from the United States Military Academy with a Bachelor of Science. He also holds a Certificate in Nonprofit management from Duke University, a Master of Education from Fayetteville State University and a Master of Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College where he was selected for the first Advanced Strategic Art Program class. His military education includes the Armed Forces Staff College and Army Management Staff College.