Family Readiness Officer, 12th Marine Corps District
Welcome! My name is Dan Dean and I am the Family Readiness Officer (FRO) for the 12th Marine Corps District. My office is located at the District Headquarters in Building #8 aboard the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego. My mission is To serve as the primary representative to provide command family readiness outreach, support and assistance to the Districts military personnel and their families.
I know your tour on recruiting duty with 12th MCD will probably be the most challenging assignment a Marine and their family will have in a Marine Corps career. It can also be the most rewarding and exciting experience a Marine family can experience, and can serve to open many doors of opportunity the family which might otherwise not have been exposed to. The level of success and fulfillment your family will enjoy depends on the effort you put into your tour, and also on how well you use and take advantage of the many people and assets that are provided to you and dedicated to ensuring your success.
As the Family Readiness Officer (FRO) for the 12th MCD, I also provide you with assistance with any questions or issues you may be having concerning any of the following programs:
Health Benefits/TRICARE Advisor
Information & Referral Services
Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP)
Family Member Employment Assistance Program (FMEAP)
Consumer Affairs Issues
Personal Financial Assistance
Military OneSource Program
Unit Family Readiness Program
Family Advocacy Issues
If I cannot sufficiently answer any question, or provide you the assist you require with any subject listed above, I will certainly be able to find you the correct person and/or higher headquarters organization that can answer your needs.
Thank you again for your interest in the 12th Marine Corps District. If there is anything I can assist you and your family with, please feel free to contact me via any of the below listed methods:
My toll-free phone number: (800) 967-USMC
My office phone number: (619) 542-5568
My work cell phone number: (619) 988-0593
My work email address: Daniel.Dean@marines.usmc.mil
Recruiting duty can be a very arduous, time-consuming duty assignment. As such, there may be times when you have the need to vent some frustration someone or just get some ideas of how to cope with different circumstances. Please feel free to contact me.