Caitlin Brink is a 2022 Military Visual Journalism Alumni. Brink is from Montgomery, Alabama, and joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 2011. She attended the Defense Information School from 2011 – 2012, where she met her husband Ronald Brink and graduated as a basic public affairs specialist. During her career, she has been stationed in South Carolina, West Virginia and North Carolina. Following her time at Syracuse University, Brink was stationed in Okinawa, Japan. Brink has a daughter, Madilyn, and Labrador Retriever, Tulip.