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Tom Kerr
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In loving memory of
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Tony Parzaneze


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Robert Brown
Joe Skymba

Dedicated Members

The 2017-18 Dedicated Member Campaign has begun. This year you can designate where your contribution goes. Your name and dedication will also appear in the Annual Conference Journal at the end of the year:

Walt Ford
Mal Barr
Cal Openshaw
Sally Pritchett
Joe Galloway
Sue Sousa
Dale Baird
George Chrisman
Jack Holsomback
Pat Coulter
Dan Bisher
Don Gee
Fred Tucker
Emil Dansker
Keith Oliver
Joe Skymba
Mike Rhea
Don Coleman
Dr. Re McClung
Ed Benevente
Tom Kerr
John Ames
Art Detman

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Salas, Bryan F.

Col. Bryan Salas

Col. Bryan Salas

Col Bryan F. Salas
Public Affairs Officer

Civilian Education:
• BA Journalism, University of Georgia, 1987
• MA Communication, University of Oklahoma, 1999

Military Education:
• JPME II – Joint Forces Staff College
• Command and Staff College non-resident course
• Amphibious Warfare School non-resident course
• Recruiting Management Course
• Defense Information School
• Combat Engineer Officers Course
• The Basic School

4302 Public Affairs Officer
0303 Light Armored Infantry Officer
1302 Combat Engineer Officer

Personal Decorations:
Bronze Star
Meritorious Service Medal
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Navy Marine Corps Commendation Medal
Navy Marine Corps Achievement Medal

Duty Assignments:
• 2008 – present: Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command
• 2007:  Regional Operations Plans and Policy, AFRICACOM/EUCOM/SOUTHCOM desk, MARFORCOM, Norfolk, VA.
• 2007:  I MEF Public Affairs Officer, Camp Pendleton, CA.
• 2006 to 2007:  I Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward) Public Affairs Officer, Al Anbar Province, Iraq
• 2001 to 2005: Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Atlantic, Norfolk, VA (JTF PAO – Operation Secure Tomorrow, Port au Prince, Haiti)
• 1999 to 2001: Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Depot and Eastern Recruiting Region, Parris Island, S.C.
• 1996-1999 Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, The Pentagon. (East Asia-Pacific Desk Officer)
• 1992-1996 Headquarters 9th Marine Corps District, Marketing and Public Affairs Officer, Kansas City, MO.
• 1992-1989 Combat Engineer platoon commander, 3d Combat Engineer Battalion; Weapons Detachment Commander, 3d Light Armored Infantry Battalion (Joint Task Force Fiery Vigil). Okinawa.
• 1987 – 1988 TBS/Combat Engineer Officers Course
• 1982 – Enlisted U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, served as 0311 with H/3/25 in Columbus, OH and later as a 7212 (redeye gunner) with 4th FAAD Battery, Atlanta, GA. 
• 1964 – born at Beaufort, SC while father was a Bn XO w/the Third Recruit training Bn.

Family- Married over 20 years to Tracey.
• Son Brandon, 2LT, currently assigned as an infantry platoon commander with the Mississippi Rifles (1st Bn, 155th INF, Mississippi Army National Guard) and deploys to the CENTCOM AO this summer. 
• Son Damien, Eagle Scout, attends the Tidewater Community College.
• Son Ciaran,14 
• And daughter Elizabeth, 9. 


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