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Recruiting Station Atlanta

6th Marine Corps District

Atlanta, Ga
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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)
Educators scale down a fifty-foot rappel tower March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The rappel tower is one of the many feets Marine recruits must face in order to earn the title Marine. The educators are a part of a three-day workshop that informs them about Marine Corps bootcamp and lifestyle. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Conquer the Rappel Tower
Educators scale down a fifty-foot rappel tower March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The rappel tower is one of the many feets Marine recruits must face in order to earn the title Marine. The educators are a part of a three-day workshop that informs them about Marine Corps bootcamp and lifestyle. (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)
Judy Johnson hooks her helmet on in preparation for scaling down the 50 foot rappel tower March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Every recruit going through Marine Corps bootcamp rappels from the tower. As a part of a three-day Educators Workshop, teachers are brought to the island to get a taste of what bootcamp is like. Johnson is a youth counselor and math teacher at Central Gwinnett High School in Lawrenceville, Ga. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Conquer the Rappel Tower
Dr. Judy Johnson hooks her helmet on in preparation for scaling down the 50 foot rappel tower March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Every recruit going through Marine Corps bootcamp rappels from the tower. As a part of a three-day Educators Workshop, teachers are brought to the island to get a taste of what bootcamp is like. Johnson is a youth counselor and math teacher at Central Gwinnett High School in Lawrenceville, Ga. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Aulton Kohn speaks with educators March 3, 2016, at the Parris Island Museum aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Visiting the Parris Island Museum is one of the many parts of the Educators Workshop, which is a three-day event that will give the educators a chance to experience the day-to-day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, S.C. Aulton Kohn is a retired Gunnery Sergeant. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Review Marine Corps History
Aulton Kohn speaks with educators March 3, 2016, at the Parris Island Museum aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Visiting the Parris Island Museum is one of the many parts of the Educators Workshop, which is a three-day event that will give the educators a chance to experience the day-to-day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, S.C. Aulton Kohn is a retired Gunnery Sergeant. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators receive a brief from Sgt. Kenneth R. Clinton, a Marksmanship Coach, before they enter the the indoor simulated marksmanship trainer (ISMT) March 2, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The ISMT's purpose is to prepare the users with service rifles for live fire on a range. The educators are from the greater Atlanta, Ga., and Columbia, S.C., areas. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Fire Down Range
Educators receive a brief from Sgt. Kenneth R. Clinton, a Marksmanship Coach, before they enter the the indoor simulated marksmanship trainer (ISMT) March 2, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The ISMT's purpose is to prepare the users with service rifles for live fire on a range. The educators are from the greater Atlanta, Ga., and Columbia, S.C., areas. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators witness a sparring match between recruits testing out for their tan belt in the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The sparring is one of the six events Marine recruits go through during the crucible to earn the title Marine. The purpose of the Educators Workshop is to give the educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators Explore Crucible Events
Educators witness a sparring match between recruits testing out for their tan belt in the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program March 3, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. The sparring is one of the six events Marine recruits go through during the crucible to earn the title Marine. The purpose of the Educators Workshop is to give the educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Educators from the greater Atlanta and Columbia areas prepare to each chow with recruits at the Weapons Battalion chow hall Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Chow with Recruits
Educators from the greater Atlanta and Columbia areas prepare to each chow with recruits at the Weapons Battalion chow hall Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Maj. Kendrick Gaines, commanding officer of Recruiting Station Atlanta, speaks with Martin Orr, an educator from Buford High School, in the Bravo Company barracks aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Squad Bay Visit
Maj. Kendrick Gaines, commanding officer of Recruiting Station Atlanta, speaks with Martin Orr, an educator from Buford High School, in the Bravo Company barracks aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Educators from the greater Atlanta and Columbia areas receive a brief from a group of drill instructors in the Bravo Company barracks aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Squad Bay Visit
Educators from the greater Atlanta and Columbia areas receive a brief from a group of drill instructors in the Bravo Company barracks aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Brig. Gen. Terry V. Williams talks with educators about the opportunities the Marine Corps offers and how it may be a possible avenue for their students at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C, March 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give the educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, with the main purpose of giving the educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps. 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 talks with educators about the opportunities the Marine Corps offers and how it may be a possible avenue for their students at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C, March 2, 2016. The three-day workshop will give the educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, with the main purpose of giving the educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps. 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)
Col. Jeffery Smitherman, commanding officer of the 6th Marine Corps District, speaks with the educators from Recruiting Stations Atlanta and Columbia before dinner at Traditions aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 1, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Beginning of the Educators Wrokshop
Col. Jeffery Smitherman, commanding officer of the 6th Marine Corps District, speaks with the educators from Recruiting Stations Atlanta and Columbia before dinner at Traditions aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Mar. 1, 2016. The three-day workshop will give educators a chance to experience the day to day routines aboard the depot and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The purpose of the workshop is to give educators a better understanding of the Marine Corps and reinforce the idea of the Marine Corps as a viable career option. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody)
Tracey McGinnis hugs Sgt. Matthew Sullivan upon meeting him outside Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, March 15. Sullivan, a native of Lawrenceville, GA, was the first responder at the scene of an accident involving Tracey’s son Taray. Sullivan assisted Taray after his truck caught fire on I-85N at Old Peachtree Road, March 9. Sullivan is a recruiter with Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Courtney G. White/released)
Georgia Marine saves local man’s life
Tracey McGinnis hugs Sgt. Matthew Sullivan upon meeting him outside Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, March 15. Sullivan, a native of Lawrenceville, GA, was the first responder at the scene of an accident involving Tracey’s son Taray. Sullivan assisted Taray after his truck caught fire on I-85N at Old Peachtree Road, March 9. Sullivan is a recruiter with Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Courtney G. White/released)
Sgt. Matthew Sullivan poses for a photo at the scene of an accident where he assisted a man injured after his truck caught on fire on I-85N at Old Peachtree Road, March 9. “Afterwards, when all the adrenaline recessed, I took a moment to pray for the man,” said Sullivan. “I really believe I was meant to be there that day to help him.” Sullivan is a recruiter with Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Courtney G. White/released)

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Georgia Marine saves local man’s life
Sgt. Matthew Sullivan poses for a photo at the scene of an accident where he assisted a man injured after his truck caught on fire on I-85N at Old Peachtree Road, March 9. “Afterwards, when all the adrenaline recessed, I took a moment to pray for the man,” said Sullivan. “I really believe I was meant to be there that day to help him.” Sullivan is a recruiter with Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Courtney G. White/released) Read more: http://www.dvidshub.net/image/1186258/georgia-marine-saves-local-mans-life#ixzz2wFzU89Xl
Sgt. Matthew Sullivan poses for a photo at the scene of an accident where he assisted a man injured after his truck caught on fire on I-85N at Old Peachtree Road, March 9. “Afterwards, when all the adrenaline recessed, I took a moment to pray for the man,” said Sullivan. “I really believe I was meant to be there that day to help him.” Sullivan is a recruiter with Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Courtney G. White/released)
Georgia Marine saves local man’s life
Sgt. Matthew Sullivan poses for a photo at the scene of an accident where he assisted a man injured after his truck caught on fire on I-85N at Old Peachtree Road, March 9. “Afterwards, when all the adrenaline recessed, I took a moment to pray for the man,” said Sullivan. “I really believe I was meant to be there that day to help him.” Sullivan is a recruiter with Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Courtney G. White/released)
Sergeant Major Michael A. Logan and Tracy Martin pose for a photo opportunity with students attending the Dekalb County Youth Summit "Celebrate the Hero in You" at Arabia Mountain High School in Lithonia, GA February 22. The summit was put on by the DeKalb County chapter of 100 Black Men. 100 Black Men of America is a non-profit mentoring organization dedicated to creating health and wellness, education and leadership programs designed to change the lives of youth and produce an environment in which they thrive. Logan is the sergeant major of Marine Corps Recruiting Command. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt Courtney G. White)
Marines mentor at youth summit
Sergeant Major Michael A. Logan and Tracy Martin pose for a photo opportunity with students attending the Dekalb County Youth Summit "Celebrate the Hero in You" at Arabia Mountain High School in Lithonia, GA February 22. The summit was put on by the DeKalb County chapter of 100 Black Men. 100 Black Men of America is a non-profit mentoring organization dedicated to creating health and wellness, education and leadership programs designed to change the lives of youth and produce an environment in which they thrive. Logan is the sergeant major of Marine Corps Recruiting Command. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt Courtney G. White)
CARSON, CA – Tyler Newsome, a punter and kicker for the East team, looks on during the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl at The StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Jan. 5. Newsome, a native of Carrollton, GA, is committed to the University of Notre Dame. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl brings together 90 high school athletes from across the country who have demonstrated success both on and off the field. The bowl will bring selected players together with U.S. Marines and high school football coaches to develop skills not only important to football, but throughout life, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. (U.S. Marines Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/released)
2014 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl
CARSON, CA – Tyler Newsome, a punter and kicker for the East team, looks on during the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl at The StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Jan. 5. Newsome, a native of Carrollton, GA, is committed to the University of Notre Dame. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl brings together 90 high school athletes from across the country who have demonstrated success both on and off the field. The bowl will bring selected players together with U.S. Marines and high school football coaches to develop skills not only important to football, but throughout life, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. (U.S. Marines Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/released)
CARSON, CA— Tyler Newsome, a punter and kicker for the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl East team, poses with Marines at the conclusion of the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl at The StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Jan. 5. Newsome, a native of Carrollton, GA, is committed to the University of Notre Dame. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl is unique because the players are among the most talented players in the nation and are high-academic performers and leaders in their communities. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl works to build effective leaders and quality citizens by instilling Marine Corps values. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl brings selected players together with U.S. Marines and football coaches to develop skills not only important to football, but throughout life, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. (U.S. Marines Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/released)
Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl
CARSON, CA— Tyler Newsome, a punter and kicker for the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl East team, poses with Marines at the conclusion of the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl at The StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Jan. 5. Newsome, a native of Carrollton, GA, is committed to the University of Notre Dame. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl is unique because the players are among the most talented players in the nation and are high-academic performers and leaders in their communities. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl works to build effective leaders and quality citizens by instilling Marine Corps values. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl brings selected players together with U.S. Marines and football coaches to develop skills not only important to football, but throughout life, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. (U.S. Marines Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/released)
Orlando Brown Jr. poses with his teammates and Sgt. Luis R. Crovetto during a jersey presentation at Peachtree Ridge High School in Suwanee, GA, Nov. 20. The presentation spotlighted Brown as one of 90 high school student athletes selected to play in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl on Jan. 5, 2014 in Carson, Calif. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl demonstrates the Marine Corps' commitment to developing quality citizens and reinforces core values of honor, courage, and commitment. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl offers an opportunity for quality players, coaches and Marines to meet, practice and work together to teach skills important on and off the field, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. The game airs on Jan. 5, 2014 at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time live on Fox Sports 1. Crovetto is a recruiting at United States Marine Corps Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/Released)
Peachtree Ridge offensive tackle joins Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl roster
Orlando Brown Jr. poses with his teammates and Sgt. Luis R. Crovetto during a jersey presentation at Peachtree Ridge High School in Suwanee, GA, Nov. 20. The presentation spotlighted Brown as one of 90 high school student athletes selected to play in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl on Jan. 5, 2014 in Carson, Calif. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl demonstrates the Marine Corps' commitment to developing quality citizens and reinforces core values of honor, courage, and commitment. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl offers an opportunity for quality players, coaches and Marines to meet, practice and work together to teach skills important on and off the field, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. The game airs on Jan. 5, 2014 at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time live on Fox Sports 1. Crovetto is a recruiting at United States Marine Corps Recruiting Sub-Station Buford, Recruiting Station Atlanta. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/Released)
Maj. Seth W. MacCutcheon, commanding officer of Marine Corps Recruiting Station Atlanta, speaks to the Peachtree Ridge High School football team during a jersey presentation at Peachtree Ridge High School in Suwanee, GA, Nov. 20. The presentation spotlighted senior Orlando Brown Jr. as one of 90 high school student athletes selected to play in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl on Jan. 5, 2014 in Carson, Calif. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl demonstrates the Marine Corps' commitment to developing quality citizens and reinforces core values of honor, courage, and commitment. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl offers an opportunity for quality players, coaches and Marines to meet, practice and work together to teach skills important on and off the field, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. The game airs on Jan. 5, 2014 at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time live on Fox Sports 1. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/Released)
Peachtree Ridge offensive tackle joins Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl roster
Maj. Seth W. MacCutcheon, commanding officer of Marine Corps Recruiting Station Atlanta, speaks to the Peachtree Ridge High School football team during a jersey presentation at Peachtree Ridge High School in Suwanee, GA, Nov. 20. The presentation spotlighted senior Orlando Brown Jr. as one of 90 high school student athletes selected to play in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl on Jan. 5, 2014 in Carson, Calif. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl demonstrates the Marine Corps' commitment to developing quality citizens and reinforces core values of honor, courage, and commitment. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl offers an opportunity for quality players, coaches and Marines to meet, practice and work together to teach skills important on and off the field, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork. The game airs on Jan. 5, 2014 at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time live on Fox Sports 1. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/Released)
U.S. Marine Maj. Joseph N. Barker was promoted to his current rank Sept. 6 at the 57th Fighter Group Restaurant in Atlanta, GA. Barker is the executive officer of Recruiting Station Atlanta, 6th Marine Corps District, Eastern Recruiting Region, Marine Corps Recruiting Command. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/Released)
RS Atlanta XO gets promoted
U.S. Marine Maj. Joseph N. Barker was promoted to his current rank Sept. 6 at the 57th Fighter Group Restaurant in Atlanta, GA. Barker is the executive officer of Recruiting Station Atlanta, 6th Marine Corps District, Eastern Recruiting Region, Marine Corps Recruiting Command. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Courtney G. White/Released)
LEADERS

Maj. K. L. Gaines
Commanding Officer, RS Atlanta
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SgtMaj Michael S. Johnson
Sergeant Major, RS Atlanta
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