Administrator Newsletter:  May 2015

Texas Military Department: Civilians Supporting Soldiers

A National Guard Blackhawk helicopter battles wildfires near Bastrop.

Do you ever drive by Camp Mabry in Austin and wonder what goes on there? Camp Mabry is the headquarters for the Texas Military Department (TMD) and home to the Adjutant General of Texas. Established in 1905, the Texas Military Department is the coordinating state agency that facilitates and provides administrative and financial support to both the National and State Guards, also known as the Texas Military Forces (TXMF).

President’s Message


I am sure everyone is feeling both the stress and exhaustion of the legislative session — hopefully, it’s almost over! I am sure we will see many changes — some positive, some not so positive — result from the hard work that you and our legislators have completed over these past months. But for now let’s switch subjects, and I will tell you about something positive to look forward to this summer.