Biloxi mayor stops at Pentagon to see former Keesler Commander promoted

Biloxi mayor stops at Pentagon to see former Keesler Commander promoted
Newly minted Brig. Gen. Michele Edmondson was all smiles as she posed with Gilich after her promotion ceremony. (Photo source: Facebook)

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi Mayor Andrew "FoFo" Gilich made a special visit to the Pentagon Tuesday morning to see a former Keesler Commander promoted in a new leadership role with the new U.S. Space Force.

Newly minted Brig. Gen. Michele Edmondson was all smiles as she posed with Gilich after her promotion ceremony. Edmondson served as Commander of the 81st Training Wing at Keesler for 2 years until June 2017 when she became Executive Officer to the Vice Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force.

Her new assignment will be at the White House.

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