RICHARDSON, T.X. - On January 26, 2022, retired United States Marine Corps lieutenant general Brian D. Beaudreault, was appointed to the International Leadership of Texas Board of Directors. He becomes the seventh member of the ILTexas Board of Directors, joining President Major General James Williams, Vice President Dr. Lynne Beach, Secretary Tracy Cox, Board Member Peter A. Gudmundsson, Board Member Gabriela Smith, and Board Member Dr. Soner Tarim.

LtGen Beaudreault most recently served as commander of II Marine Expeditionary Force. He previously served as the Deputy Commandant for Plans, Policies, and Operations and Commanding General, 2nd Marine Division.

As a general officer Beaudreault served as Commanding General, 2nd Marine Division from August 2014 to June 2016; Director of Operations and Cyber (J3), United States Africa Command; Deputy Commander, Marine Forces Central Command and Commander MARCENT (Forward); and Commanding General, II Marine Expeditionary Force from July 13, 2019 to July 8, 2021.