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“The President’s Own”

United States Marine Band

Lieutenant Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director
Administration Office
Gunnery Sergeant Crystal Holmes

Administrative Chief Gunnery Sergeant Crystal Holmes was assigned to “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in January 2011.

After graduating from Samuel J. Tilden High School in Brooklyn in 1995, GySgt Holmes continued her schooling at City College of New York in Manhattan and earned her associate’s degree from Northern Virginia Community College in 2002. She enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1997 and attended recruit training at Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Beaufort, S.C. Following recruit training, she attended Marine Combat Training in Camp Geiger, N.C., and Personnel Administration School at Camp Lejeune, N.C. Upon completion of these courses, her first assignment was at Henderson Hall Consolidated Administration Office in Arlington, Va. Following her Henderson Hall tour, she was stationed with the III MEF 7th Communication Battalion in Okinawa, Japan, in 2000, then with the Public Affairs Office and Plans, Policies, and Operations at the Pentagon from 2001 to 2004. She also spent one three-year tour at the Aberdeen Proving Ground Marine Corps Detachment in Maryland. GySgt Holmes returned to Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot in 2007 where she served as a Drill Instructor for 4th Battalion. She then reported to the Marine Barracks Adjutant’s Office in Washington in June 2010 and finally to “The President’s Own.”

As Administrative Chief, GySgt Holmes is responsible for the processing of all orders, enlistments and reenlistments, retirements, maintaining service record books, and auditing all pay-related matters.

Corporal Jeremy Delzell

Administrative Clerk Corporal Jeremy Delzell was assigned to “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in August 2011.

After graduating from Lincoln East High School in 2009, Cpl Delzell attended Southeast Community College in Lincoln. He enlisted in the Marine Corps in 2011 and attended recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego. Following recruit training, he attended Personnel Administration School at Camp Johnson, Camp Lejeune, N.C., then received orders to Marine Barracks Washington D.C. with “The President’s Own.”

As administrative clerk, Cpl Delzell’s responsibilities include updating the Marine Band members’ personnel files, processing re-enlistment and separation and retirement packages, and other administrative duties.

Corporal Anthony Stephens

Administrative Specialist Corporal Anthony Stephens was assigned to “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in November 2012.

After graduating from Friendship Collegiate Academy in Washington, D.C., in 2010, Cpl Stephens enlisted in the Marine Corps and attended recruit training at Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Beaufort, S.C.  Following recruit training, he attended Personnel Administration School at Camp Johnson, Camp Lejeune, N.C., then received orders to Headquarters and Support Battalion, Camp Pendleton, Calif., prior to reporting to “The President’s Own.”

As administrative specialist, Cpl Stephens’ responsibilities include updating the Marine Band members’ personnel files, processing re-enlistment and separation and retirement packages, and other administrative duties.