ACROSS THE ROA
Minuteman of the Year Stultz Earns Hall of Fame
ROA honors Sen. Blanche Lincoln. ROA will induct LTG Jack C.
Stultz, U.S. Army Reserve chief
and commanding general, U.S.
By Andrew Gonyea, Assistant Director of Communications Army Reserve Command, into the
Minuteman Hall of Fame at the
he Reserve O cers Association served our nation at home or abroad.” ROA National Convention Feb. 9.
will honor Sen. Blanche Lincoln In the 111th Congress, Sen. Lin- LTG Stultz will be recognized for
(D–Ark.) with its Minuteman coln has sponsored numerous bills that his contributions to the success
of the Year Award for her contributions will support Citizen Warriors. ese of ROA and its Defense Education
to national security and special e orts bills collectively grant veteran status to Forum programs and objectives.
on behalf of America’s National Guard National Guard and Reserve mem- “It is humbling to be named
and Reserve members. bers with 20 years of service, increase among other patriotic Americans
“Sen. Lincoln has been a tremendous monthly dependence and indemnity who have made signiﬁcant con-
tributions to the defense of our
advocate for active and reserve service- compensation for military widows, nation,” LTG Stultz said. “I deeply
members and veterans,” said ROA Na- provide military spouse residency re- appreciate this honor and grate-
tional President RADM Paul T. Kayye, lief, and ensure that health assessments fully accept it on behalf of all the
USNR (Ret.). “Her e orts are vital to for Guard and Reserve members are Soldiers in the Army Reserve.”
ensure the success of our armed forces, followed by government treatment to In the past four years, LTG Stultz
and to provide our ghting men and correct readiness de ciencies impacting has mobilized more than 84,000
women and their families the support deployability. Citizen Warriors in support of
they deserve.” In addition, Sen. Lincoln updated ongoing overseas contingency
operations. He is responsible for
Sen. Lincoln will accept the award at the Post–9/11 GI Bill to allow Reserve streamli