Chief Master Sergeant Nicholas T. Taylor

Chief Master Sergeant Nicholas T. Taylor serves as the Command Chief Master Sergeant for the 36th Wing, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. As the Command Chief, he serves as the principal enlisted leader to the 36th Wing Commander on all matters affecting the health, welfare, morale, utilization, readiness, training, and professional development for over 8,000 military and civilian personnel. Additionally, Chief Taylor coordinates with senior military leaders and Guam community partners throughout the Joint Region Marianas to support INDO-PACOM’s bomber task force, theater security package and other multi-service mission partners.
Chief Master Sergeant Taylor enlisted in the United States Air force in October 1996. His background includes numerous positions at the squadron, group, wing and center level. He has been stationed at locations in California, Texas, Washington, Ohio, Alabama, North Dakota, South Carolina, The Republic of Korea and Wyoming. While supporting Operations IRAQI FREEDOM and EDURING FREEDOM, he deployed to Kirkuk Air Base, Iraq, Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Manas Air Base, Kyrgyzstan and Fort Bliss/Camp McGregor, TX/NM. Moreover, he served as a Military Training Instructor and as a First Sergeant. Before assuming his current position, he served as the Command Chief Master Sergeant for the 90th Missile Wing, F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming as the primary advisor to the commander in support of over 4,200 military, civilian, and contract personnel who provide a nuclear combat capability by operating, maintaining, securing, and supporting 15 missile alert facilities and 150 Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles on constant alert status, ready to launch at the direction of the President of the United States.

2000 Airmen Leadership School, Travis Air Force Base, CA
2001 Military Training Instructor School, Joint Base San Antonio Lackland, TX 2005 Supply Management Craftsman Course, Joint Base San Antonio Lackland, TX
2007 Associate’s Degree in Applied Science Logistics, Community College of the Air Force 2008 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Peterson Air Force Base, CO
2009 USAF Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy (Non-Residence) 2010 First Sergeant Academy, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL
2011 Associate’s Degree in Human Relations, Community College of the Air Force 2012 Professional Manager Certification, Community College of the Air Force
2014 USAF Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy (In-Residence), Maxwell Air Force Base, AL 2017 AFGSC Squadron Superintendent Course, Minot Air Force Base, ND
2018 AFGSC Chief Master Sergeant Orientation Course, Barksdale Air Force Base, LA
2018 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education I & II Joint Forces Staff College/online, Suffolk, VA 2018 Bachelor of Science, Management & Human Resources, Park University, MO
2018 Chief Leadership Course, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL
2019 Command Chief Master Sergeant Course, Joint Base Andrews 2021 Senior Enlisted Legal Orientation, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL
2021 Master of Science in Leadership, Magna Cum Laude, Trident University International, AZ 2022 Air Force Enterprise Leadership Seminar, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 2022 Leading Strategically, Center for Creative Leadership, Colorado Springs, CO 2023 Air Force Strategic Leadership Course, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL

1. October 1996-November1996, Basic Trainee, Basic Military Training, 331st Training squadron, 737 Training Group, 37 Training Wing, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.
2. December 1996-February 1997, Technical School Trainee, Supply Management Course, 345th Training Squadron, 37th Training Wing, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.
3. March 1997-June 2000, Supply Management Specialist Apprentice, Mobility Technician and Storage & Issue Journeyman, 60th Supply Squadron, 60th Mission Support group, 60th Air Base Wing, Travis Air Force Base, CA.
4. June 2000-October 2004, Military Training Instructor and Master Drill & Ceremony Noncommissioned Officer In Charge, 331st Training Squadron, 737th Training Group, 37th Training Wing, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.
5. October 2004-August 2010, Noncommissioned Officer In Charge, Customer Support Element, Noncommissioned
Officer In Charge, Receiving Section, Noncommissioned Officer In Charge, Mobility Bags & Weapons, and Storage & Issue Technician, 92nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, 92nd Mission Support Group, 92nd Air Refueling Wing, Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington.
6. (Deployed) January 2006-June 2006, 506th Air Expeditionary Group, 506th Services Squadron, Noncommissioned Officer In- Charge Services Supply Liaison, Kirkuk Air Base, Iraq.
7. (Deployed) April 2008-September 2008, Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge Storage & Issue Element, 455th, Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron, 455th Expeditionary Mission Support Group, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan.
8. (Deployed) August 2009-December 2009, Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge Maintenance Supply Liaison, 376th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, 376th Expeditionary Maintenance Group, 376th Air Expeditionary Wing, Manas Air Base, Kyrgyzstan.
9. November 2010-January 2012, First Sergeant, 88th Diagnostics’ & Therapeutics’ Squadron and the 88th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, 88th Medical group, 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
10.(Deployed) August 2012-February 2013, First Sergeant, 602d Training Group, Detachment 4, United States ARMY Combat Skills Training, Camp McGregor, New Mexico/ Fort Bliss, Texas
11. January 2012-December 2014, First Sergeant, Air Force Research Laboratory, 711th Human Performance Wing and the United States School of Aerospace Medicine, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
12. January 2015-July 2017, First Sergeant, Jeanne M. Holm Center (ROTC, JrROTC, OTS & CAP), Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.
13. July 2017-Sep 2018, Superintendent Operations Compliance, 5th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota.
14. Sep 2018-July 2020, Chief Enlisted Manager, 20th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.
15. July 2020-Jan 2021, Chief Enlisted Manager, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron, Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea.
16. Feb 2021-Nov 22, Command Chief Master Sergeant, 90th Missile Wing, F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming.
17. Nov 22-Present, Command Chief Master Sergeant, 36th Wing, Anderson Air Force Base, Guam.


Legion of Merit

Air Force Meritorious Service Medal with one silver cluster

Air Force Commendation Medal with one silver cluster

Air Force Achievement Medal

Army Achievement Medal

Afghanistan Campaign Medal Iraq Campaign Medal


March 1999, Senior Airman Below the Zone October 2002, Master Military Training Instructor

December 2011, First Sergeant of the Year 88th MDG, 88th ABW & AFLCMC

December 2012 & 2013, First Sergeant of the Year 711HPW & AFRL

December 2014, First Sergeant of the Year Team Wright Patterson, 711 HPW & AFRL


Chief Master Sergeant 1 May 2018

(Current as of October 2023)