Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Texas Military Department*

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3 Members - Term: 2 Years

General Information

Agency #: 401

Camp Mabry

P.O. Box 52182200 W. 35th StAustin, TX 78763-5218


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Adjutant General Major General Thomas M. Suelzer (512) 782-5490
Deputy Adjutant General for Army Brigadier General Monie R. Ulis (512) 782-5743
Deputy Adjutant General for Air Brigadier General Andrew J. Camacho (512) 782-5006


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Texas State Guard Commander Brigadier General Anthony Woods (512) 782-6948
Director of Government Affairs Lieutenant Colonel Laura Cross (512) 782-6748
Deputy Director of Government Affairs Eric Vining (512) 782-5001
Public Affairs Officer Colonel Rita M. Holton (512) 782-6045
General Counsel Colonel Sonya Batchelor (512) 782-5057
Director of State Administration Shelia Bailey Taylor (512) 782-3390


The adjutant general is commander of the Texas Military Forces and subordinate only to the governor in matters pertaining to its three branches, the Texas Army National Guard, Texas Air National Guard and Texas State Guard.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2031.