LTC Agata Zana, MSW
As R3SP Branch Chief, LTC Zana implements Total Force Fitness through 54 states, territories, and DC through policy and fiscal oversight of the Army National Guard’s Substance Abuse Prevention, Drug Testing, and Resilience Programs, and NGB’s Suicide Prevention Program.
LTC Zana has deployed to Iraq as a Battalion S3 under Operation Iraqi Freedom, and to Kuwait and Qatar as a company commander under Operation Enduring Freedom.
LTC Zana and her family emigrated from Poland as political refugees after her father was imprisoned for Solidarity activism. She joined the NC National Guard in 2001 and commissioned in 2003. She later obtained her MSW from UNC Chapel Hill where she supported domestic violence and sexual assault response efforts with local law enforcement, rape crisis centers, and domestic violence shelters.
She is married to Bill Zana, with whom she shares one son and two 40-mile-an-hour couch potatoes in the form of retired greyhounds.