OIT Manager Featured in U.S. Army Recruiting Command (USAREC) Press Release

July 28, 2017

Ben and colleagues at USAREC tour

 (Ben Garcia along with other professionals and educators outside of the Joint Culinary Training Center in Fort Lee, Virginia.)

Written by: Nicole Duff, Communications Specialist

The U.S. Army Recruiting Command’s Public Affairs Office recently published a press release featuring Ben Garcia, director of Customer Service and Operations Support in the UTSA Office of Information Technology (OIT). The press release highlights the experiences of Garcia, who along with 25 other professionals from across the U.S., was selected to participate in the U.S. Army Recruiting Command’s National Education Tour in Fort Lee, Virginia.

As the only Roadrunner to represent UTSA at this year’s event held on June 21-22, Garcia was able to gain valuable insights about educational and career opportunities that the Army provides for young people.

Ben at USAREC tour

(Garcia participating in one of the activities during the tour.)

Click here to read the press release about the USAREC National Education Tour.

The press release also features statistics from Maj. Gen. Jeffery Snow regarding youth involvement in the military. It also explains how the tour seeks to educate professionals about opportunities available in the military, in an effort to ensure that this information is shared with young people to pique their interest in the Army.


To learn more about the USAREC, please click here.