(Nominated by Maria M. Miranda)
Gerald R. Ford Elementary School
March 10, 2011
Franciso Sanchez, a Social Insurance Specialist in the Indio Social Security office, served four years active duty in the U.S. Marines. He took on a variety of missions, promoting security and peaceful development, maintaining stability and supporting humanitarian operations. His tours of duty included Okinawa, The Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Thailand throughout this four year period.