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Leadership and Ethics 


The Lejeune Leadership Institutes Ethics Branch advances the study and practice of Ethical decision making and ethical leadership instruction throughout the Marine Corps while providing focused instruction to Marine Corps University resident colleges, and organizational units. 



Ethics Branch Head

Dr. Paolo Tripodi

(703) 432-4832


Senior Enlisted Advisor

1stSgt Monica Cervantes

(703) 784-9753

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Leadership and Ethics Instructors                                                

Rank F. Name L. Name Email Unit
Dr.         Paolo        Tripodi        paolo.tripodi@usmc.mil                   LLI, MCU    
SgtMaj Vernon Derby III Vernon.derby@usmc.mil  I MEF
SgtMaj Joseph Mendez joseph.mendez1@usmc.mil  I MEF
1stSgt Monica Cervantes monica.cervantes@usmc.mil  LLI, MCU