Ronnie Cortez served in the USMC from 1991 thru 1996 in Communications and Information Systems Networks. His service history includes HQ Bn, 1st MarDiv Camp Pendleton, CA and 2nd Bn 3rd Marines, 3rd MarDiv Okinawa. During his service time he received two Meritorious Masts and was awarded the Joint Meritorious Unit Award with Frame; Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon; Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal; Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon; and Marine Corps Recruiting Ribbon.
He is currently employed by Guardian Global Technologies.
He has been a member of the Marine Corps League for 1 year and has held the position of Adjutant