Brigadier General Darlene M. Goff assumed duties as Director, Joint Staff, South Carolina National Guard on 1 November 2012.
General Goff enlisted in 1977. She earned her commission in 1981 through the Palmetto Military Academy. General Goff has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology from Lander University and a Master of Arts Degree in Computer & Information Resource Management from Webster University. She also holds a Master of Science in Strategic Studies Degree from the United States Army War College.