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Puerto Rican "Ramba" Soldier gets her star
Col. Irene Zoppi, U.S. Army Reserve deputy commanding general for the 200th Military Police Command, prays during the invocation of her promotion ceremony to brigadier general held on Fort Meade, Maryland, Aug. 28, 2017. During her ceremony, Zoppi expressed pride in her Latin American and Puerto Rican heritage, and she spoke about how her upbringing and culture brought passion and compassion to her military career and leadership style. As the deputy commanding general of support, Zoppi will be supporting Maj. Gen. Marion Garcia who is the commanding general of the largest military police organization in the Department of Defense. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret)