Band Marketing / Outreach Coordinator
Master Sergeant Robert Marroquin
Headquarters Marine Corps Communication Directorate
Master Sergeant Marroquin is currently serving as Band Marketing and Production Chief, Marine Corps Fleet Music, where he oversees service-level strategic music marketing and communication of the Marine Corps Fleet Bands on behalf of the Director of Communication, Communication Directorate, Headquarters Marine Corps.
Master Sergeant Marroquin enlisted in the US Marine Corps in 1998 and completed Recruit Training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, California. He subsequently completed the Basic Music Course in 1999 at the Armed Forces School of Music in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Master Sergeant Marroquin served as an instrumentalist in the following Fleet Marine Bands: Marine Air Ground Combat Center Band (1999-2001); III Marine Expeditionary Force Band (2001-2005); 1st Marine Division Band (2005-2007; 2009-2013); and Marine Band San Diego (2013-2014; 2018-2021). As do all Fleet Marine musicians, Master Sergeant Marroquin served in a variety of music, collateral duty, and leadership roles, to include Platoon leadership.
Master Sergeant Marroquin graduated the Basic Recruiter Course in 2014 and was assigned as the Musician Technical Assistant for the 8th Marine Corps Recruiting District from 2014-2018.
In 2004, Master Sergeant deployed in support of the tsunami relief, Operation Unified Assistance, Thailand. In 2012, Master Sergeant Marroquin deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, 1st Marine Division (Forward), Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Master Sergeant Marroquin attended the Unit Leader Course, Sound Reinforcement Course, and the Senior Musician Course at the Naval School of Music from 2007 to 2009. Master Sergeant Marroquin is a graduate of The Recording Workshop and Los Angeles Recording School.