Carl Jensen

Career assignments: Major General Jensen is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society.  During his last military assignment, he served as Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations – East.  Major General Jensen’s diverse assignments over his 36-year career included command of Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367, command of Marine Aircraft Group 39, service as Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Expeditionary Forces Programs), command of Marine Air Bases Western Area, and duty as Commanding General, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar.  Major General Jensen also served as Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group-3 from 2005-2007 and Commanded Task Force 59 during the successful evacuation of American citizens from Lebanon in 2006. 

Education: B.S. in Journalism, Northern Illinois University; M.S. in National Security Strategy, National War College.