UT ROTC graduate MAJ Eric D. Lopez was promoted to LTC on 21 December 2013. The ceremony was presided over by LTC Elizabeth Sharp, also a UT ROTC graduate. LTC Lopez is a 1997 graduate and of UT and was the Cadet Battalion Commander during his senior year of ROTC. LTC Lopez currently serves in the Joint Operations Division at the United States Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. Congratulations to LTC Lopez and his family.