Roxanne Baker

Roxanne Baker is the writer and media coordinator for MCA&F. A Marine wife, she is a multimedia journalist with thousands of published works. She has seven years of professional experience in print, social, online and television news with specialization in military and community coverage.

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The Marine Corps Association & Foundation website has a new look for a new year. Visit www.mca-marines.org and you’ll see that we have revamped and overhauled the site to better serve our members and friends of the Corps. We teamed up with web development and hosting firm Unleashed Technologies...
The Marine Corps Association & Foundation (MCA&F) website has a new look for a new year. Visit www.mca-marines.org and you’ll see that we have revamped and overhauled the site to better serve our members and friends of the Corps. We teamed up with web development and hosting firm Unleashed...
They are simple-yet-effective David versus Goliath stories. Countless times in history Marines have been outnumbered and outgunned, but they are able to expose the enemy’s weaknesses to gain the upper hand.
 Marines from 2d Battalion, 9th Marines (2/9), learned how to exploit the weaknesses of a...
Lance Corporal Cristian Ortiz steps in time to the rat-a-tat-tat of percussion as she marches onto the parade deck armed with her trombone. Dozens of fresh-faced recruits line the parade deck as their families and friends eagerly watch from bleachers. Orliz knows she must give her all because it's...
For 100 years, the Marine Corps Association has marched alongside the leathernecks who fight for our flag in the far corners of the world. Although the idea of a professional organization for Marines was first developed in 1911, it was then-Lieutenant Colonel John A. Lejeune and the officers of the...
Twelve-year-old Rebecca Tepen squinted through the scope of an M41 Saber Weapons System and aimed in to fire a missile. The weapon wasn't loaded, but it was still the hands-on experience Rebecca had always sought. "I've always liked weaponry and artillery and I've seen it in movies, but this is my...
In New Year's tradition, January is a time of reflection and new opportunities. The Marine Corps Association & Foundation looks back on its service as the association celebrates its 100th anniversary in the year 2013. For the past century, the association has recognized excellence and. promoted...
Chaplain Paul A. Hyder, Lieutenant, Chaplain Corps, USN, doesn't need a pulpit or a church to preach God's word to his congregation of sailors and Marines. A muddy hill and open ears will do just fine. Proud of his time as a young enlisted Marine, Hyder said, "One of the things I enjoyed about...
America remembers her veterans this month by paying tribute to their service and sacrifice. Every month of the year, the Marine Corps Association & Foundation recognizes the importance of inspiring today's young leaders with the Corps' past heroes. As members, you help keep those legacies alive...
For 100 years, the Marine Corps Association (MCA) has marched alongside the Marines who fight for our flag in the far corners of the world. The idea of a professional organization was first developed in 191 1 by thcn-LtCol John Lcjcunc and the officers of the 2d Provisional Marine Brigade, who...

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