Marie Roker-Jones

New York Chapter Director

National Guard Spouse

Bio

Marie Roker-Jones is a graduate of Fordham University and the spouse of retired New York National Guard MP. Marie and her family have experienced five year-long deployments and she understands the challenges of being an active duty military familyliving in a city.

Marie’s professional experience includes healthcare, program development, workforce development, and community building. She has graduate certificates in Stress Management and Organizational Leadership and is a NAMA Certified Anger Management Specialist and Youth Mental Health First Aider.

Marie has taught career development at Lehman College and City College in New York and worked with students and parents in public elementary, middle and high schools in New York City on leadership and conflict resolution.

Marie’s favorite program is Blue Star Museums because it gives families the opportunity to explore the cultural richness of their city.