Military Spouses of Strength is a national nonprofit organization with a mission

to improve the health and overall wellness within the military community.

Bianca Strzalkowski is a proud Marine Corps wife of 12 years, and in 2011 she was named the Military Spouse of the Year. As a mother of three, Bianca has spent her time volunteering with various organizations, such as the U.S. Veteran Corps, National Military Family Association and the Marine Corps’ Family Readiness program. Because of her volunteerism, the Commandant of the Marine Corps, General James Amos, awarded her with a Certificate of Commendation.

In July 2011, utilizing her own student experience as a reference, Bianca became an advocate for the Military Spouse Education Initiative. She believes that it is possible for spouses to achieve their own goals around the diverse obstacles of military life. To date, she has worked with officials from the Departments of Defense and Labor, Congressional leadership, and the Joining Forces Initiative to work on the increasing need of educational opportunities for her peers.

In addition to advancing programming for spouses, Bianca has appeared in media interviews, such as Fox &

Bianca Strzalkowski

Friends and CNN Newsroom, and is a guest writer for The Huffington Post, Military Spouse magazine, and Military Officers Association of America (MOAA). Currently, she is stationed at Marine Corps Air Station New River, Jacksonville, NC where she serves as an Organizational Advocate for the American Military Partners Association and serves as an Advisory Board Member for the Military Family Advisory Network.

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