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Group Leader India Company (Parris Island)
Marine Parent and Volunteer
Mary Nero has been a Marine Parents volunteer since 2016 , serving as the Group Guide for 3rd Battalion, Lima Company, Parris Island. As a Group Guide, Mary offered guidance and encouragement to recruit families on a daily basis. She now serves as the Company Leader for 3rd Battalion, India Company, Parris Island, continuing to provide guidance and encouragement..
Mary lives in upstate New York with her husband, Tom, and they are extremely proud of their new Marine who is currently stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. In addition to their Marine, Mary and Tom are also parents to two older adult children, as well as having a granddaughter.
In addition to her volunteer work with Marine Parents, Mary has been employed in the human services field for many years and she is an avid reader and amateur photographer. Mary says that she and her family were amazed at the information and support they received from the Marine Parents Facebook page. As a way to continue this connection, provide the same for future Marine families, and play an active in their Marine's experience, Mary decided to become a volunteer herself.