Contact: Joe Guyton
United States of America

Attention all Veterans

Register now to attend our Zoom recognition program honoring all veterans.

For many years the Rotary Club of Saddlebrooke has hosted a special Veterans Day Recognition luncheon at the Saddlebrooke One Clubhouse.  This year due to the COVID pandemic we are changing the format to a virtual Zoom event.  This will be a special event and we invite all veterans to join us.  Our program this year will feature remarks from Brigadier General Ronald Shoopman.  General Shoopman's presentation will be 

"Veterans Unite our Nation"

Brigadier General Ronald E. Shoopman served as the commander of the 162nd Fighter Wing, Arizona Air National Guard Base located at the Tucson International Airport, Tucson, Arizona. General Shoopman was born in Phoenix, Arizona. He graduated with a degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Arizona State University in Tempe and received his commission through the Air Force ROTC program at ASU. After completing pilot training at Williams Air Force Base, Arizona, in 1973, General Shoopman had various assignments as an A-7D pilot at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. He joined the then 162nd Fighter Group in 1978 and has held various staff positions. General Shoopman has served as the chief of Standardization and Evaluation, commander of the International Military Training Squadron and the assistant deputy commander for operations. In 1993, he became the deputy commander for operations and the vice commander of the now 162nd Fighter Wing in 1994. He became the wing commander on January 22, 1999. He is a command pilot with more than 3,600 civilian flying hours.


Please register now to attend this special event.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
You may call me if you have any questions or if you need assistance.
Best regards,
Joe Guyton
Club President
USAF Vietnam War Veteran