The Bay Area A&M Club was greeted by guest speaker General Joe E. Ramirez at their monthly luncheon. Ramirez, a distinguished military graduate and former member if the Fighting Aggie Band is a seasoned veteran of 31 years. Ramirez serves as the commandant of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets.
Prior to his position as commandant, he served in active duty in Germany, Korea and Iraq. His background in active duty as well as history with the university have allowed him to become the leader he is today. General Ramirez describes the Corps as developing leaders of character who value honor, integrity and discipline.