6th Marine Corps District

 

6th Marine Corps District

Marine Corps Recruiting Command

MCRD Parris Island, S.C.
Pfc. Jacob J. Price, honor graduate of platoon 3046, presents his platoon's guidon as the rest of his platoon is saluting before the graduation ceremony, June 3rd, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Price, a native of Crawfordville, Fla., was recruited by Staff Sgt. Jacob D. Melrose at Recruiting Substation Tallahassee. To be recommended as an honor graduate, a recruit must not only display honor, courage, and commitment during their three months of training but excel in physical training, knowledge, and have a team player disposition. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Florida Marine Graduates as Honor Graduate
Pfc. Jacob J. Price, honor graduate of platoon 3046, presents his platoon's guidon as the rest of his platoon is saluting before the graduation ceremony, June 3rd, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Price, a native of Crawfordville, Fla., was recruited by Staff Sgt. Jacob D. Melrose at Recruiting Substation Tallahassee. To be recommended as an honor graduate, a recruit must not only display honor, courage, and commitment during their three months of training but excel in physical training, knowledge, and have a team player disposition. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Maj Kathryn Wagner relinquishes command to Maj Jonathan Landers as the Commanding Officer for Recruiting Station Nashville, TN during the change of command ceremony at the Music City Sheraton Hotel June 8, 2016. “You are getting a truly professional and dedicated group of Marines that are ready to go in any direction you point to without fail,” said Maj Wagner to Maj Landers. “I am truly honored and humbled to be your new CO,” said Maj Landers to the Marines. “Nashville is where I wanted to be. There is nowhere else I wanted to be as CO then right here.” (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Nashville Change of Command
Maj Kathryn Wagner relinquishes command to Maj Jonathan Landers as the Commanding Officer for Recruiting Station Nashville, TN during the change of command ceremony at the Music City Sheraton Hotel June 8, 2016. “You are getting a truly professional and dedicated group of Marines that are ready to go in any direction you point to without fail,” said Maj Wagner to Maj Landers. “I am truly honored and humbled to be your new CO,” said Maj Landers to the Marines. “Nashville is where I wanted to be. There is nowhere else I wanted to be as CO then right here.” (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Captain Jennifer Mozzetta, executive officer for Recruiting Station Orlando, Gunnery Sgt. Gregory Hauk, station commander for Recruiting Substation Orlando, and Staff Sgt. Magno Choez, a recruiter for RSS Orlando, award Adrian Miranda, a senior at Boone High School, the NROTC Scholarship during an awards ceremony May 18, 2016, at Boone High School.
NROTC Scholarship Presentation
Captain Jennifer Mozzetta, executive officer for Recruiting Station Orlando, Gunnery Sgt. Gregory Hauk, station commander for Recruiting Substation Orlando, and Staff Sgt. Magno Choez, a recruiter for RSS Orlando, award Adrian Miranda, a senior at Boone High School, the NROTC Scholarship during an awards ceremony May 18, 2016, at Boone High School.
Staff Sgt. Dalton Miller, a canvassing recruiter with Recruiting Station Orlando, and Capt. Kevin Lowe, executive officer for RS Orlando, presents Gavin Rogers, a senior at Steinbrenner High school, the NROTC Marine Option Scholarship during an awards ceremony May 5, 2016. Rogers will be granted the opportunity to serve his country as a Marine officer upon completion of his degree. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Brian A. Stevens/Released)
Steinbrenner Student Receives NROTC Scholarship
Staff Sgt. Dalton Miller, a canvassing recruiter with Recruiting Station Orlando, and Capt. Kevin Lowe, executive officer for RS Orlando, presents Gavin Rogers, a senior at Steinbrenner High school, the NROTC Marine Option Scholarship during an awards ceremony May 5, 2016. Rogers will be granted the opportunity to serve his country as a Marine officer upon completion of his degree. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Brian A. Stevens/Released)
Ms. Julianna Deluca from Spanish River High School in Boca Raton, Fla., accepted the $180,000 Marine-Option, Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Scholarship. Deluca plans on attending Penn State University and upon completion will be commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Marine Corps. The scholarship is presented by Maj. David Tumanjan, Commanding Officer of Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Lopez/Released)
Boca Raton Native Receives NROTC Scholarship
Ms. Julianna Deluca from Spanish River High School in Boca Raton, Fla., accepted the $180,000 Marine-Option, Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Scholarship. Deluca plans on attending Penn State University and upon completion will be commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Marine Corps. The scholarship is presented by Maj. David Tumanjan, Commanding Officer of Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Lopez/Released)
Kartik Varma, an educator from Vanderbilt High School, fires down range at the firing range aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Rounds Down Range
Kartik Varma, an educator from Vanderbilt High School, fires down range at the firing range aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Heather, the LINKS Lifeskills Trainer of the 6th Marine Corps District, fires down range at the firing range aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Rounds Down Range
Heather, the LINKS Lifeskills Trainer of the 6th Marine Corps District, fires down range at the firing range aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators of the greater Nashville and Baton Rouge areas ask Staff Sgt. Michael Light, senior drill instructor of 1st Recruit Training Battalion, questions about recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Nashville and Baton Rouge participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. Diamond N. Peden)
Educator's Workshop
Educators of the greater Nashville and Baton Rouge areas ask Staff Sgt. Michael Light, senior drill instructor of 1st Recruit Training Battalion, questions about recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Nashville and Baton Rouge participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. Diamond N. Peden)
Educators have a meal with Recruit Tsz Chuen Lam from Platoon 2045, Golf Company and ask questions about recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Nashville and Baton Rouge participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. Lam is a native of Hong Kong, China, and was recruited out of Brooklyn, N.Y.,. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. Diamond N. Peden)
Educator's Workshop
Educators have a meal with Recruit Tsz Chuen Lam from Platoon 2045, Golf Company and ask questions about recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Nashville and Baton Rouge participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. Lam is a native of Hong Kong, China, and was recruited out of Brooklyn, N.Y.,. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. Diamond N. Peden)
Capt. Timothy Peltz, the company commander for Recruit Processing Company, speaks with the educators from the greater Nashville and Baton Rouge Areas aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Beginning of the Educators Workshop
Capt. Timothy Peltz, the company commander for Recruit Processing Company, speaks with the educators from the greater Nashville and Baton Rouge Areas aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators from the greater Baton Rouge area run to the yellow footprints aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Beginning of the Educators Workshop
Educators from the greater Baton Rouge area run to the yellow footprints aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Jason Lard, an educator from Lexington High School, receives incentive training with the rest of the Recruiting Station Nashville group aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Beginning of the Educators Workshop
Jason Lard, an educator from Lexington High School, receives incentive training with the rest of the Recruiting Station Nashville group aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 27, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Baton Rouge and Nashville participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Marines with the Marine Corps All Star Jazz Band perform at Palm Beach Central High School in West Palm Beach, Florida as part of their southwest regional tour. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
All Star Jazz Band Performance
Marines with the Marine Corps All Star Jazz Band perform at Palm Beach Central High School in West Palm Beach, Florida as part of their southwest regional tour. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines with the Marine Corps All Star Jazz Band perform at Palm Beach Central High School in West Palm Beach, Florida as part of their southwest regional tour. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
All Star Jazz Band Performance
Marines with the Marine Corps All Star Jazz Band perform at Palm Beach Central High School in West Palm Beach, Florida as part of their southwest regional tour. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Staff Sgt. Robert Etzler, recruiter from Recruiting Substation Dothan, and Missy Bossardet, discuss with each other how women have impacted the Marine Corps in the Parris Island Museum aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 14, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators visit the Parris Island Museum
Staff Sgt. Robert Etzler, recruiter from Recruiting Substation Dothan, and Missy Bossardet, discuss with each other how women have impacted the Marine Corps in the Parris Island Museum aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 14, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Dennis Dotson, an educator from the greater Jacksonville area, fires down rangeat the firing range aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators at the Range
Dennis Dotson, an educator from the greater Jacksonville area, fires down rangeat the firing range aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Cheryl Bynum, counselor at Horsemore Bend High School, prepares to practice using an M16 at the Indoor Simulated Marksmanship Training facility aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators at the ISMT
Cheryl Bynum, counselor at Horsemore Bend High School, prepares to practice using an M16 at the Indoor Simulated Marksmanship Training facility aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Recruits receive the rare opportunity to enlighten teachers on what bootcamp is like and why they choose to endure three months of training April 13, 2016 at the Weapons and Field Training Battalion Messhall aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The educators are teachers, coaches, and counselors who are attending a three-day workshop to learn more about the opportunities and benefits joining the Marine Corps can offer for their students who are still in school. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Workshop
Recruits receive the rare opportunity to enlighten teachers on what bootcamp is like and why they choose to endure three months of training April 13, 2016 at the Weapons and Field Training Battalion Messhall aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The educators are teachers, coaches, and counselors who are attending a three-day workshop to learn more about the opportunities and benefits joining the Marine Corps can offer for their students who are still in school. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
MGySgt Robert W. Haywood, Jr., speaks with the educators about the recruits they are about to meet and have lunch with April 13, 2016, at Weapons and Field Training Battalion Messhall aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. As a part of the three-day workshop on Parris Island; counselors, teachers, and coaches are getting a taste of what it is to be a recruit as well as ask questions to better inform their students of opportunities in the Marine Corps. The educators are from Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery areas. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Workshop
MGySgt Robert W. Haywood, Jr., speaks with the educators about the recruits they are about to meet and have lunch with April 13, 2016, at Weapons and Field Training Battalion Messhall aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. As a part of the three-day workshop on Parris Island; counselors, teachers, and coaches are getting a taste of what it is to be a recruit as well as ask questions to better inform their students of opportunities in the Marine Corps. The educators are from Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery areas. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Drill Instructors Sgt Christopher Wade, Staff Sgt. Edward P. Underwood, and Staff Sgt. William Aguilar Castillo give educators a taste of what recruits go through when they first meet their Drill Instructors during receiving April 13, 2016, at Echo Company aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden
Educators Workshop
Drill Instructors Sgt Christopher Wade, Staff Sgt. Edward P. Underwood, and Staff Sgt. William Aguilar Castillo give educators a taste of what recruits go through when they first meet their Drill Instructors during receiving April 13, 2016, at Echo Company aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden
Charlie Crabtree, coach from Mary G. Montgomery high school, does push-ups in the sand with other educators from the greater Montgomery area aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators Workshop
Charlie Crabtree, coach from Mary G. Montgomery high school, does push-ups in the sand with other educators from the greater Montgomery area aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Sgt. Marcin Rejment, drill instructor with 1st Battalion, instructs educators from the greater Montgomery area on how to properly be in a formation aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators Workshop
Sgt. Marcin Rejment, drill instructor with 1st Battalion, instructs educators from the greater Montgomery area on how to properly be in a formation aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Capt. Timothy Peltz, Company Commander of Recruit Processing Company, speaks with educators from the greater Montgomery and Jacksonville areas about the beginning of recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators Workshop
Capt. Timothy Peltz, Company Commander of Recruit Processing Company, speaks with educators from the greater Montgomery and Jacksonville areas about the beginning of recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., April 13, 2016. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Jacksonville and Montgomery participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Marines from Recruiting Substation Perrine, Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale pose with General Robert Magnus (USMC Ret) the 30th Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps at the Southernmost Air Spectacular featuring the Navy and Marine Corps Blue Angels at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines at the Southernmost Air Spectacular
Marines from Recruiting Substation Perrine, Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale pose with General Robert Magnus (USMC Ret) the 30th Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps at the Southernmost Air Spectacular featuring the Navy and Marine Corps Blue Angels at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Flyover by the Navy Blue Angels F-18’s at the Southernmost Air Spectacular at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines at the Southernmost Air Spectacular
Flyover by the Navy Blue Angels F-18’s at the Southernmost Air Spectacular at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines from Recruiting Substation Perrine, Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale pose in front of Fat Albert, a C-130 at the Southernmost Air Spectacular featuring the Navy and Marine Corps Blue Angels at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines at the Southernmost Air Spectacular
Marines from Recruiting Substation Perrine, Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale pose in front of Fat Albert, a C-130 at the Southernmost Air Spectacular featuring the Navy and Marine Corps Blue Angels at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Flyover by the Navy Blue Angels F-18’s at the Southernmost Air Spectacular at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines at the Southernmost Air Spectacular
Flyover by the Navy Blue Angels F-18’s at the Southernmost Air Spectacular at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marine Captain Katie Higgins gives her preflight brief to service members prior to letting them fly in Fat Albert, a C-130 Hercules, at the Southernmost Air Spectacular featuring the Navy and Marine Corps Blue Angels at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. Captain Higgins is the first female Blue Angels Pilot in history. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Marines at the Southernmost Air Spectacular
Marine Captain Katie Higgins gives her preflight brief to service members prior to letting them fly in Fat Albert, a C-130 Hercules, at the Southernmost Air Spectacular featuring the Navy and Marine Corps Blue Angels at Naval Air Station Key West Florida. Captain Higgins is the first female Blue Angels Pilot in history. (Photo by Sgt Michael Lopez, USMC)
Jenna Kauffman receives her District Spouse Orientation Course completion certificate from Col. Jeffrey Smitherman March 25, 2016, at the Marine Bachelor's Quarters on Beaufort Air Station. The DSOC program is to help spouses establish and connect a support network with other recruiting spouses. In addition, they receive classes on how to strengthen their marriages with their Marines. Kauffman is a spouse from Recruiting Station Nashville, 6th Marine Corps District. Smitherman is the commanding officer of the 6th Marine Corps Recruiting District, Parris Island, South Carolina. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses Complete DSOC training
Jenna Kauffman receives her District Spouse Orientation Course completion certificate from Col. Jeffrey Smitherman March 25, 2016, at the Marine Bachelor's Quarters on Beaufort Air Station. The DSOC program is to help spouses establish and connect a support network with other recruiting spouses. In addition, they receive classes on how to strengthen their marriages with their Marines. Kauffman is a spouse from Recruiting Station Nashville, 6th Marine Corps District. Smitherman is the commanding officer of the 6th Marine Corps Recruiting District, Parris Island, South Carolina. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses of 6th Marine Corps District Marine recruiters tour Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on a tram with a tour guide March 24, 2016. The spouses participated in the District Spouse Orientation Training and received classes about recruiting, how it affects the Marine Corps, and strengthening their marriages. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses Complete DSOC Training
Spouses of 6th Marine Corps District Marine recruiters tour Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on a tram with a tour guide March 24, 2016. The spouses participated in the District Spouse Orientation Training and received classes about recruiting, how it affects the Marine Corps, and strengthening their marriages. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Nagelle Smitherman arranges her four cards in accordance to her personality preferences during Four Lenses March 23, 2016, at Marine Bachelor's Officer Quarters, Beaufort Air Station, Beaufort, S.C. The Four Lenses was taught as part of the District Spouse Orientation Training to help 6th Marine Corps District recruiting spouses develop connections with each other and to learn about what their Marine is doing and why it is important. Smitherman is a spouse from District Headquarters. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses Complete DSOC Training
Nagelle Smitherman arranges her four cards in accordance to her personality preferences during Four Lenses March 23, 2016, at Marine Bachelor's Officer Quarters, Beaufort Air Station, Beaufort, S.C. The Four Lenses was taught as part of the District Spouse Orientation Training to help 6th Marine Corps District recruiting spouses develop connections with each other and to learn about what their Marine is doing and why it is important. Smitherman is a spouse from District Headquarters. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Becky Salazar levels with spouses about how their personalities differ from their Marines and being aware of these differences can help strengthen their marriages at home March 23, 2016, at the Marine Bachelor's Officer Quarters, Beaufort Air Station, S.C. To assess their own personalities, spouses participated in a Four Lenses class, taught by Salazar, which breaks up personalities into four colors: blue, gold, orange, and green. Salazar is a Life Skills Program Trainer for Marine Corps Family Team Building. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses Complete DSOC Training
Becky Salazar levels with spouses about how their personalities differ from their Marines and being aware of these differences can help strengthen their marriages at home March 23, 2016, at the Marine Bachelor's Officer Quarters, Beaufort Air Station, S.C. To assess their own personalities, spouses participated in a Four Lenses class, taught by Salazar, which breaks up personalities into four colors: blue, gold, orange, and green. Salazar is a Life Skills Program Trainer for Marine Corps Family Team Building. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses discuss the strengths of having a gold personality color March 23, 2016, at the Marine Bachelor's Officer Quarters on Beaufort Air Station, Beaufort, S.C. The gold personality color is part of the Four Lenses class the spouses receive as a portion of the District Spouse Orientation Course. This course allows spouses across the 6th Marine Corps District recruiting region to connect with one another and develop a support network where they are located. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses Complete DSOC Training
Spouses discuss the strengths of having a gold personality color March 23, 2016, at the Marine Bachelor's Officer Quarters on Beaufort Air Station, Beaufort, S.C. The gold personality color is part of the Four Lenses class the spouses receive as a portion of the District Spouse Orientation Course. This course allows spouses across the 6th Marine Corps District recruiting region to connect with one another and develop a support network where they are located. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Col. Jeffrey Smitherman gives an introduction to the newly instated three-day District Spouse Orientation Course for recruiting spouses across 6th Marine Corps District March 23, 2016, at Beaufort Air Station, Beaufort, S.C. In Smitherman's brief, he answered questions about recruiting, sexual misconduct, and female integration into ground combat units. Smitherman is the commanding officer of the 6th Marine Corps Recruiting District, Parris Island, South Carolina. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Spouses Complete DSOC Training
Col. Jeffrey Smitherman gives an introduction to the newly instated three-day District Spouse Orientation Course for recruiting spouses across 6th Marine Corps District March 23, 2016, at Beaufort Air Station, Beaufort, S.C. In Smitherman's brief, he answered questions about recruiting, sexual misconduct, and female integration into ground combat. Smitherman is the commanding officer of the 6th Marine Corps Recruiting District, Parris Island, South Carolina. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Sergeant Jason Gonzalez, supply clerk for Recruiting Station Orlando, passes out Easter eggs to children during RS Orlando’s Easter Family Day March 19, 2016, Lakeland, FL. Gonzalez said he was happy that he could assist in bringing the children joy.
RS ORLANDO EASTER FAMILY DAY
Sergeant Jason Gonzalez, supply clerk for Recruiting Station Orlando, passes out Easter eggs to children during RS Orlando’s Easter Family Day March 19, 2016, Lakeland, FL. Gonzalez said he was happy that he could assist in bringing the children joy.
Brig. Gen. Terry V. Williams answers questions and receives feedback from participants in the Educators Workshop March 4, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The three-day workshop will give the educators a chance to experience the day-to-day routines of recruits who go through Marine Corps bootcamp. Williams is the Commanding General of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Learn from Marines
Brig. Gen. Terry V. Williams answers questions and receives feedback from participants in the Educators Workshop March 4, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The three-day workshop will give the educators a chance to experience the day-to-day routines of recruits who go through Marine Corps bootcamp. Williams is the Commanding General of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
A young child paints an Easter egg during Recruiting Station Orlando’s Easter Family Day March 19, 2016, Lakeland, FL. Children painted eggs the colors they desired with the assistance of their parents.
RS ORLANDO EASTER FAMILY DAY
A young child paints an Easter egg during Recruiting Station Orlando’s Easter Family Day March 19, 2016, Lakeland, FL. Children painted eggs the colors they desired with the assistance of their parents.
Honor Graduate stand ready to be relieved of their guide ons as educators watch from the stands March 4, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The educators participated in a three-day workshop that afforded them the opportunity to experience a little of Marine Corps bootcamp. The workshop is to educate and inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Watch Marines Graduate
Honor Graduate stand ready to be relieved of their guide ons as educators watch from the stands March 4, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The educators participated in a three-day workshop that afforded them the opportunity to experience a little of Marine Corps bootcamp. The workshop is to educate and inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Misty Haney conquers a fifty-foot rappel tower March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Atlanta and Columbia participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. Haney is a teacher at Lake Ridge High School in Atlanta, Ga. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Conquer the Rappel Tower
Misty Haney conquers a fifty-foot rappel tower March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The teachers, coaches, and principals of Recruiting Stations Atlanta and Columbia participate in a three-day workshop designed to inform educators about military service and life in the Marine Corps. Haney is a teacher at Lake Ridge High School in Atlanta, Ga. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Unit Leaders

Col. J.C. Smitherman
Commanding Officer, 6th Marine Corps District
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SgtMaj Anthony N. Page
Sergeant Major, 6th Marine Corps District
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Seasoned recruiters and commanders attend Career Recruiter Symposium

By Cpl. Stanley Cao | August 5, 2014

Career recruiters, recruiting station commanding officers and sergeants major all along the east MORE

 


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