Sergeant Major Ralph Martinez entered military service in August 1988. Prior to assuming duties as the Chaplain Corps Regimental Sergeant Major, SGM Martinez served in key leadership positions to include United States Army Forces Command Chaplain SGM, United States Central Command, United States European Command as well as United States Army Africa Command. SGM Martinez served 5 tours in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom, in addition to deployment in Operation Joint Forge.SGM Martinez Reading List: Moxie: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership, John Baldoni George C. Marshall: Soldier-statesman of the American Century, Mark A. Stoler George Marshall: A Biography, Debi Unger Invisible Wounds of War: Coming Home from Iraq and Afghanistan, Marguerite Guzman Bouvard Connection Culture, Michael Lee StallardSee links below to learn more about the books on SGM Martinez Reading List