Office of the Chaplain


Chaplian's Crest

Office of the Chaplain


The NDNG Office of the Chaplain consists of Army National Guard and Air National Guard Chaplains, Religious Affairs Airmen/Specialists, and Licensed Social Workers.

The Mission of our team is to provide, in our respective areas, religious and spiritual support, as well as emotional and mental health support to NDNG Warriors and their Families. Chaplains and Licensed Social Workers are glad to travel in order to meet with Warriors and Families at any time, day or night.



Religious Support & Pastoral Care (Military/Family)

Counseling & Referral

Crisis Intervention

Relationship Issues

Single Soldier/Airman Relationship Training

Marriage Enrichment Training

Reintegration Support (Military/Family)

Deployment Support – Families

Connect Military/Families to Resources


Full-Time Staff


NDNG State/Staff Chaplain

CH (Col.) David Johnson

701.333.3006 or 701.205.5952

Bismarck, ND (RJB Armory)   


Air Guard Staff

Ch. (Maj.) Dellas Herbel

701.451.2678 or 701.552.2883

Fargo, ND (119th Wing)

NDNG Licensed Social Worker

Ann Stark

701.451.6093 or 701.866.7933

Fargo, ND (Fargo Armory)


Army Guard Staff

CH (Maj.) Scott Noyes

701.665.7895 or 701.381.2168

Devils Lake, ND (Camp Grafton)


Sgt. Chad Franson


Bismarck, ND (RJB Armory)