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Command NCO


SMSgt. Paul Shavack, CAP

Command NCO, Delaware Wing


SMSgt. Paul Shavack was selected as the Delaware Wing Command Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO) in  August 2021. He is the first Command NCO for Delaware Wing. SMSgt. Shavack joined the New Castle Senior Squadron in 2020.  SMSgt. Shavack brings 25 years of military experience after serving with the Delaware Air National Guard as a First Sergeant deploying in support of Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm, Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation Shula Dragon in South America. SMSgt. Shavack retired from the Delaware Air National Guard at the rank of Senior Master Sergeant.

SMSgt. Shavack started his career in 1992 with the Delaware State Police as a Trooper assigned to Troop 1, Penny Hill. In 1995 he joined the Delaware State Police Aviation Section as a Trooper Paramedic and was assigned as a Special Operations Response Team (SORT) Medic. He rose through the ranks in the Aviation Section being promoted to the rank Sergeant in 2000 and was assigned as the Trooper Medic Commander. Throughout the rest of his career, he served in many roles including Troop 2 Shift Commander, New Castle County Governor’s Task Force Commander, and Director of Public Information at Delaware State Police Headquarters. SMSgt. Shavack retired from the Delaware State Police in July 2017 and joined the Department of Correction as a Casual Seasonal Training Administrator in September 2017. He was promoted to Training Administrator II in February 2018 and Director of Training in April 2018. He was promoted to Deputy Bureau Chief of Prisons in March of 2019 where he currently serves.

SMSgt. Shavack is a private pilot and is rated as a Mission Scanner, Mission Observer, and Mission Public Information Officer. 

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