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The NGAUS 144th General NGAUS Conference will be held August 26 – 29, 2022
at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. 


144th General Conference & Exhibition

  August 26 – 29, 2022

Columbus, Ohio

Join us at the 144th General Conference & Exhibition. More than 2,000 Army and Air National Guard officers from all 50 states, three territories and the District of Columbia will gather to connect, party and get down to business setting the NGAUS upcoming legislative agenda. Registration is $180.00 per person and you must be a NGAUS member or guest of a NGAUS member in order to attend.

Texas Delegation Hotel

Sonesta Columbus Downtown
33 East Nationwide Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215
Nightly Rate is $128 per night plus tax
(Book hotel room with Conference Registration.
NGAT will book all hotel rooms)

Motorcycle Adventure Ride

Motorcycles may be rented through the following websites:

Rider Share >>

Twisted Road >>

Eagle Riders Renters and Tours >>


Become a Sponsor for the
Texas/Washington Hospitality Room

Our Hospitality Room will be in the Conference Suite



Friday, Aug 26, 2022
Travel Day
Texas Meet & Greet
Golf Tournament – Bent Tree Golf Club
Chasing the Sun” 5K Fun Run/Walk
Company/Field Grade/Warrant Officer Mixer
Senior Warrant Officer Mixer (CW3-CW5)

Saturday, Aug 27, 2022
Professional Development/Caucus Mtg/General Session
Trade Show
Governor’s Reception – Center of Science & Industry

Sunday, Aug 28, 2022
Religious Services
Professional Development/Caucus Mtg/General Session
NGAUS Spouse Luncheon – Wear Red/White & Blue
Retirees/Warrant Officers Luncheon
Task Force Meetings
Trade Show
Hospitality Night

Monday, Aug 29, 2022
Trade Show

Army/Air Sessions
Professional Development/General Session
States Dinner


Transportation to and from the airport to the hotel is NOT FREE.
NGAUS has secured ground transportation to and from the airport to the hotel. The rate is $7.00 per person one way or $14.00 per person round trip. Airport Arrival Transportation is available August 25 & 26 from 9 am to 9 pm. Airport Departure Transportation is available August 30 from 6 am to 9 pm. Reservations must be made with your conference registration.


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August 18 – 21, 2023
Reno, Nevada

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August 23 – 26, 2024
Detroit, Michigan

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August 22 – 25, 2025
Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Since 1959, NGAT has been the voice advocating for the men and women of the Texas Army and Air National Guard.

State Sponsored Life Insurance (SSLI)

Group Term Insurance

This is a low-cost group term life insurance policy which provides coverage on the member, their spouse, and their dependent children. Starting at $3.66 a month for $10,000 policy.


Free $10,000 Life Insurance

NGAT is proud to offer you a benefit of a $10,000 life insurance policy. This policy is offered to new enlistees of the Texas National Guard. Enrollment needs to be completed within 90 days of your enlistment to take advantage of this offer.


Free $1,000 Life Insurance

All currently serving members of the Texas Army and Air National Guard are automatically covered with a FREE $1,000 NGAT Life Insurance policy.


Want to join NGAT?

The National Guard Association of Texas (NGAT) appears before various state and national legislative committees to speak on behalf of the Soldiers and Airmen of the Texas Military Forces. This is why your membership is so important. The greater our membership numbers, the more influence NGAT can bring to the political decision-makers and continue the fight on top issues affecting you and your family. Join NGAT today and make a real difference in the fight for your benefits and your future as a member of the Texas Military Forces.