The Worldwide Women’s Association Recognizes Marie Goff, Brig. Gen. USA Ret.


Marie Goff, Brig. Gen. USA Ret. began her career as a writer, photographer, and public speaker after serving for more than 37 years in the military.

Marie’s travel stories and images have appeared in online publications such as Military Living, Adventuress Travel Magazine, Triptipedia, and The Southern Edge Magazine.

She made history in 2011 when she became the first woman to achieve the rank of Brigadier General in the South Carolina National Guard. Since retiring in 2015, she appeared in the South Carolina ETV documentary “We Have a Story to Tell: 350 Years of the South Carolina National Guard.”

Her civilian and military education includes a bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Lander University; a master’s degree in Computer & Information Resource Management, Webster University; and a master’s degree in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College. She was awarded the Legion of Merit, Superior Civilian Service Award, and an Honorary Doctorate.

Marie publishes travel and human-interest stories and images as a freelance writer, photographer, and public speaker. She also publishes blogs and gallery images on her website and social media at Travel Notes and Storytelling. She is married to Eddie Goff, Colonel, USA Ret.

Worldwide Women’s Association Member, Marie Goff, Brig. Gen. USA Ret., can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.

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