19-1 Spouse's Workshop
(Quotes from committee members or spouses who have attended/developed the workshop)
"The Spouse's Workshop is.... " - Mrs. Darcy Neller, Wife of the Commandant of the Marine Corps
"The spouses who attend this workshop will gain...." Mrs. Mattrice Williamson, Head of the Spouse's Committee
HISTORY OF THE SPOUSES WORKSHOP
1991, the Commandant directed the establishment of a course for slated Commanders.
1993, pilot Spouses program rolled out. The curriculum was developed from relevant aspects of the Navy’s CO/XO Seminar, the Command Team Seminar, and the Army Command & Staff College, then assembled using the acumen of a large committee of experienced Marine spouses.
2013, Sergeants Major course established for newly slated SgtsMaj.
2015, Commander’s course & SgtsMaj course combined – now known as Cornerstone.