• Hometown: Seneca, MO.
  • Graduated PSU ROTC in 1956.
  • Lieutenant General Ron Watts served over 33 years on active duty with the US Army.
  • Duty positions include: airborne, infantry, and armored forces as an infantry officer.  He served as a Military Assistant to the Secretary of the Army, on the Department of the Army Staff as an Action officer, Chief of Staff  US Army Forces Command, as Chief of Staff, 1st Armored Division, and as the Deputy Chief of Staff, Central Army Group, NATO.
  • Awards include: Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star as well as many others.