Serves as Senior Policy Advisor for Veteran Affairs at Health & Human Services Commission of Texas - Health & Human Services Commission of Texas. Served as a Marine during Desert Storm, retiring in 1988 as a captain. Jim also serves on the ESPN Armed Forces Bowl Game executive committee and actively supports many veteran causes and groups in Texas.
Olie Pope serves as the Travis County Veteran Service Officer. He served in the U.S. Army.
Gary L. Adam is the commander of VFW Post 4443 in Austin.