Volunteers for WEST-COAST PDS

Volunteers of MarineParents.com work around the United States in a variety of capacities.

Number of Positions: 6

Manager : Teresa Meadows
Coach : Marlee Vestal
Assistant Coach : Marlee Vestal
Group Leader(s) : Dana Powell
Assistant Group Leader(s) : Stacie Theis
Group Guide(s) : Laurie Eisenhart

Teresa Meadows


Coach PI 4th RTBN
Group Leader Japan
Assistant Group Leader Marine Parents
Volunteering since 2018-09-26
Total Service Hours: 7130.06
Total Service Hours in 2023: 383.2

Teresa lives in Iowa, with her two children. Teresa’s dad served in the Army; Special Forces, Green Beret and is a Vietnam Veteran. Teresa served in the Army and has a nephew who served in the...Read More


Marlee Vestal


Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach Marine Parents
Group Leader
Volunteering since 2020-04-16
Total Service Hours: 1727.66
Total Service Hours in 2023: 116.27

Marlee started volunteering with MarineParents shortly after her Marine graduated from Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, in April of 2020 when her Marine headed straight to MCT. Her family...Read More


Dana Powell

WEST-COAST PDS Group Leader 

Group Leader SD Hotel
Group Guide Region 4 Mid States
Coach SD 1st RTBN
Assistant Group Leader Reserves
Volunteering since 2019-04-01
Total Service Hours: 3939.75
Total Service Hours in 2023: 204.71

Dana is a single mom of three who lives in Missouri with her two other children ages 15 and 11, two dogs, and two cats. Her oldest son expressed an interest in the military, Marines to be exact, s...Read More


Stacie Theis

WEST-COAST PDS Assistant Group Leader 

Coach SD 2nd RTBN
Coach Officers
Group Leader Marine Parents
Volunteering since 2018-04-24
Total Service Hours: 3716.33
Total Service Hours in 2023: 171.43

Stacie lives in San Diego, CA with her husband where they spend a lot of time camping and hiking. She is the mom of four adult children, two daughters, and two sons. Both of her sons decided to fo...Read More


Laurie Eisenhart


Volunteering since 2022-06-12
Total Service Hours: 158.42
Total Service Hours in 2023: 37.01

Laurie is a proud MoM of her one and only son. Currently 25, her son grew up with Laurie’s siblings, who are 33, 31, and 28, so it was no different than growing up with his own siblings. Laurie...Read More

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