Minnesota State University Mankato
MSU Cadets move as a squad during FTX.

Training as a Team

MSU Cadets move as a squad during FTX.

Brigadier General Jeffery Bertrang

Assistant Adjutant General for the Minnesota National Guard

Brigadier General Bertrang was promoted 1 January 2009.  Only the second GO in the history of our program, BG Bertrang currently serves as the Assistant AG, Army for the MN National Guard. A traditional guardsman, BG Bertrang is also a  high school principal at Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop High School.  He is married and lives in New Ulm with his wife and three children.

Lieutenant Colonel Troy Soukup

Commander of 1-125 Field Artillery, New Ulm – Minnesota National Guard

Took command of 1-125 FA headquartered in New Ulm, MN in October 2009.

Major Mark Weber

Deputy Commander of Recruiting and Retention – Minnesota National Guard

Major Mark Weber Recently departed the University of Minnesota Army ROTC  program in February 2009 after serving 3 years as Executive Officer. Mark is now working in the Minnesota National Guard full-time as the Deputy Commander, Recruiting and   Retention Battalion.  MAJ Weber visited  several times this past semester and continues to  elevate the profile of MSU Army ROTC within the ranks of the National Guard.  Thank you, Mark, and keep up the great work!