Lieutenant General (Retired) Marc Anthony Cisneros

General Marc Anthony Cisneros, of Premont, Texas, is a retired Lieutenant General, United States Army. He entered the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in 1961, and over the course of 34 years had a number of assignments throughout the United States and abroad, including two tours in Vietnam. From 1992 to 1994, he was the Deputy Inspector General for Investigations and Oversight in the Office of the Secretary of the Army before his service as Commanding General of the Fifth Army, and subsequent retirement in 1996. General Cisneros is President of Texas A & M University--Kingsville. In 1997, he was named one of the "100 Most Influential Hispanics" by Hispanic Business Magazine. General Cisneros graduated from St. Mary's University in San Antonio.