Photo Credit: Sgt. Jesica Geffre, 116th Public Affairs Detachment
Brig. Gen. Renaldo River, adjutant general of the Virgin Islands National Guard, stands for a photo with Maj. Gen. David A. Sprynczynatyk, adjutant general of the North Dakota National Guard, and several other members of Rivera’s staff at a memorial site overlooking Gnjilane/Gjilan, Kosovo. Rivera recently wrapped up a visit to Virgin Islands Soldiers deployed to Kosovo for a NATO peacekeeping mission there. (Left to right) Lt. Col Ova “Bud” O’Hair III, Virgin Islands National Guard inspector general; Command Sgt. Maj. Barry E. Fredericks, Virgin Islands’ senior enlisted Soldier; Sprynczynatyk; Rivera; Lt. Col. Deborah Lobbenmeier, VING battalion commander; and 2nd Lt. Wanda I. Williams, aide de camp for Rivera.