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Devlin Jordan Email
08/20

Rate: STGC (SW/SS) (SEL)

Duty Stations: USS Dallas, USS Hopper, USS Oscar Austin, ATG San Diego

Comments:
Thank you to all the sailors who ever worked for me or with me and thank you to all the Chiefs who guided me to this point and continue to guide me and of course thank you to my family for supporting me through thick and thin.

DINIA N. CADETTE Email
08/20

Rate: PRC(AW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: HS-11, VP-16, VP-5, VP-30, VFA-115 and currently at NATTC Pensacola

Comments:

THANK YOU!!  To all Genuine Chiefs who have guided and mentored me throughout my career and to my family and friends for the unwavering support ! I am honored and humbled to have this opportunity. This opportunity couldn’t happen without all the sailors I have had the pleasure to work alongside with and led; so thank you. I am truly grateful and excited!!!

JABULANI MASON Email
08/20

Rate: ADC(AW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: HSM-74, HSM-40, HSM-70, VS-32, AIMD JAX, VS-31, CVN-75

Comments:
Thank you to everyone in my career that helped me get here.

CHAD D. KARSHBAUM Email
08/20

Rate: AMC (AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: HC-3, HSL-37, USS NIMITZ (CVN 68), NATTC PENSACOLA, AIMD BAHRAIN, NATTC PENSACOLA

Comments:
I want to take this opportunity to thank all of the mentors who took the time to mold me into something greater than what i started with.  You have made this an amazing journey, I am excited to see what new challenges will arise.   Thank you all for the time and effort spent teaching me.

Jacob Belen-Wides  Email
08/20

Rate: ACC(AW/SW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: NATTC Pensacola, Naval Base Ventura County Point Mugu, USS Enterprise (CVN 65)

Comments:
I'd like to thank all those that not only pushed me to be successful, but those that ensured I had the opportunity. There were a few bumps in the road with my strong willed personality and there is still a lot of growing that need a to be done. Thanks Paul, Alea, Shannon, Tommy, Clarke, Myron, Scott.

Joseph Pellicano Email
08/20

Rate: MAC (SEL)

Duty Stations: NAS Whiting Field (Present), NCIS Middle East Field Office (Manama Bahrain), HQ ISAF (Afghanistan), NNMC Bethesda (Maryland), CFAY Security (Yokosuka, Japan), USS Samuel B. Roberts FFG-58 (Jacksonville, Florida)

Comments:
Big thanks to all of my Sailors, because it was truly their efforts that got me here today.  Also a big thanks to MAC James Missildine and CWO4 Marcus Watkins.  It was their leadership and guidance that helped to develop me and guide me to who I am today.  They were the true definition of Deckplate Leadership!

Alice Alicea Email
08/20

Rate: ITC(SW/SW)(Sel)

Duty Stations: ECRC Norfolk VA

Comments:
I would like to give a heartful thank you to everyone that has helped me in the past and present to get to this point. A person is only as good as the family, friends, leaders and peers around them that have helped them get to where they are. Words cannot express how greatful I am to have been blessed to have all great leaders in my life.

Tiffany Chatman Email
08/20

Rate: ETC(Sel)

Duty Stations: ACU4

Comments:
Best day of me life!

AnaAlicia Henderson Email
08/20

Rate: HMC(FMF)(SEL)

Duty Stations: 3d Medical Battalion, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, 1st Medical Battalion, Naval Hospital Bremerton

Comments:
Thank you to all of my Sailors, Mentor's, and Family. This could not have been done without you.

Robert A. Robinson Email
08/20

Rate: CTRC(SEL)

Duty Stations: CWG-6, DDG-56 USS John S. McCain, NIOC San Diego, NAS Pensacola, HSL-51

Comments:
I want to thank all the Chiefs and Senior Chiefs who got me here; Ben Chester, Ryan Jones, J.B. Johnson, Jeff Maigue, David Vest, Jeff, Graham, Chris Young, John Hibberts, Steven Burke, Nick Campos, Robert Stoke, and so many others!!! But most of all my Peers and Junior Sailors that believed in me as a leader through good times and bad.... I would not have been given this amazing opportunity if not for them as well.

Jonathon E. Hollenbaugh Email
08/20

Rate: ABEC (AW/SW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: USS Kitty Hawk, USS Theodore Roosevelt, IA Task Group Trident Bagram, NAS Pensacola Sherman Field, USS George Washington, USS Ronald Reagan

Comments:
I want to thank my mentors who consistently pushed me to be a better sailor and leader. Thank you to the junior sailors who allowed me the opportunity to lead them and work for them with out them I would  not be in the position I am in today. Thank you to my family who has never stopped believing in me and always being there for me.

V/R
ABEC(AW/SW) (SEL) Hollenbaugh

Dylan Heyer Email
08/20

Rate: MAC(SW/AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: VAW-112, MOBSECRON-3 DET BAHRAIN, USNORTHCOM, VFA-2, NAVBASE POINT LOMA SECDET, USS RUSSELL

Comments:
Thank you for the add. Looking forward to researching lots of CPO information.

Zachary Eady Cheatham Email
08/20

Rate: ABHC(sel)

Duty Stations: JBPHH TPU

Comments:
I would like to thank all Genuine Chiefs who have guided and molded me through the last 16 years. I would also absolutely without question like to sincerely thank my Junior Sailors, without them and the work they do, I could never have made this milestone in my career.

Jessica B Santos Email
08/20

Rate: ABHC(AW/SW/IW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: USS GEORGE H W BUSH (CVN 77), USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN 73), USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76), NATTC Pensacola

Comments:
I am very grateful for all the shipmates that made me who I am today: my superiors, subordinates and junior Sailors I have the honor to serve with. I am truly humbled to be selected to join the ranks of Chief Petty Officer.  May the next milestone of my career be more fruitful and meaningful not just for my personal gain, but for all that I will be in care for.

Ivan Mitchell Email
08/20

Rate: MAC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS Antietam CG-54, NRD Dallas/NRS Cedar Hill, USS Carl Vinson CVN-70, ATGMIDPAC

Comments:
Thank you to the past and present. Looking forward to keeping the tradition alive.

Kathleen Nieuwenhuis Email
08/19

Rate: CTNC (Sel)

Duty Stations: COMSEVENTHFLT

Comments:
I would like to thank all the outstanding Chiefs and Petty Officers that have helped to get me where I am today. I would also like to thank my husband, Todd and the rest of my family for being the cornerstone of my success. I wholeheartedly looking forward to this new adventure in my life.

Paul A. Amaguin Email
08/19

Rate: ATC(AW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: RTC Great Lakes

Comments:
Thank you to all the Sailors I had the pleasure to work alongside and led. To all the Chiefs that guided me throughout my career, thank you! And to my wife and kids, thank you for the support throughout my career, I love you all! You all are the reason that got me to where I am at in my career.

Katie C. James Email
08/19

Rate: AOC(AW) (Sel)

Duty Stations: VAQ-129/VAQ-138/NMC Fallon/HSM-41

Comments:
I want to thank everyone that has helped me through my career. I couldn't have made it this far with out everyone of you!

Chris Lewis Email
08/19

Rate: OSC(SW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: USS Detroit AOE-4, USS Kinkaid DD-965, USS Arliegh Burke DDG-51, CSCS DET Dam Neck/East, USS Samuel B. Roberts FFG-58, Afloat Training Group Norfolk

Comments:
I would not be where I am today if it wasn't for the sailors I lead. I also would not be here if it wasn't for the leadership and guidance I received over the years. But all in all I would not be the man I am if I didn't have the loving support of my wife.

John Cedar  Email
08/19

Rate: NCC (SW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: NRD Raleigh, NRD Jacksonville, USS Enterprise, NAVSTA Mayport, USS Enterprise

Comments:
It is a honor to be able to sign the decklog and I look foreword to being a part of the mess.

Marcus L. Lynch Email
08/19

Rate: BMC (SEL) EXW/SW

Duty Stations: USS Rainier (AOE-7), NSF Bahrain, COMFLTACTYOKOSUKA, USS Vandergrift (FFG-48), USS Lassen (DDG82), ATGPACNORWEST, RIVRON 1/Coastal Riverine Squadron Four

Comments:
Thanks be to God, for my wife and children, my parents and siblings, friends long and far, and the many Sailors, Marines, Coast Guardsmen that helped get me to where we are today. I could not have achieved success with out you.

Justin Bevitt Email
08/19

Rate: YNC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS CHUNG-HOON (DDG 93), Iraq, CSCS DET PEARL HARBOR, HSM 37, JBPHH

Comments:
Thanks to everyone up and down the chain who have helped me in my career! This is what I have wanted for so long and I glad I finally made it here! Looking forward to meeting everyone I can.

Bryan M. Clarke Email
08/19

Rate: HMC(SW/FMF/SCW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74); NMC Portsmouth, VA; NMCB 133; SWMI (SFIDC school); NAVHOSP Camp Lejeune, NC; 2d FSSG Camp Lejeune, NC

Comments:
Thank you to the many CPO's that have shaped my career and showed me the way.  Too many to list but here are the ones that really stand out in my mind:  CMDCM Zachary Pryor, HMCS Tony Lyle, HMCS Jeff Klimczak, HMCS James Burnett, HMCS Cory Perry, and HMC Jennifer Thomas.

Brice Swan Email
08/19

Rate: ENC(sel) EXW/SW

Duty Stations: CRS-3

Comments:
I'd like to thank my family for supporting me in all that I have done.  All of peers and superiors for believing in me and what my potential was.  To my juniors, thank yall for the hard work and for following my words (even if you didn't get it at first).  I wish the best to everyone going through the transition, and cant wait to start molding the next group of sailors to come to the mess.  Thanks everyone!!

V/R
Brice

Joseph Sablad Email
08/19

Rate: HMC(FMF/AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: USS Emory S Land (AS 39)

Comments:
We request your guidance and acceptance of this simple sailor that one day we can be beside you in ranks and wisdom.

Jason Cota Email
08/19

Rate: AMC (SEL)

Duty Stations: USS Bataan

Comments:
Thank you to all who supported me. Also would like to thank the Sailors who worked for me. Without them this would not have been possible. My leadership guided and provided so much. Truly Humbled.

Christopher R. Wilkins Email
08/19

Rate: MAC(SEL)

Duty Stations: NAF Misawa (present), NAS Lemoore, CFA Yokosuka & NSA Souda Bay

Comments:
I would like to thank the leaders that have pushed me and my junior Sailors who have supported me. I couldn't have done this alone and I am honored to be selected to become a Chief in the world's greatest Navy!

James Dillinger Email
08/19

Rate: ATC(AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: HSC-26, CNATTU Norfolk, HSC-26, HSC-9, HS-3, AIMD MISAWA, HS-3, NAS JAX, HS-3

Comments:
Many thanks to all those I have served with throughout the years and my family who has supported me no matter how difficult the task.

Jesse James Email
08/19

Rate: STGC(SW/IUSS)(SEL)

Duty Stations: USS Port Royal (CG73), NOPF Whidbey Island, COMUNDERSEASURV

Comments:
Thank you everyone who has supported me in my efforts to achieve this great goal. Without the support of both my junior and senior Sailors I would not be here doing this today. I look forward to joining the Mess and becoming one of your brothers!

Christopher Carter Email
08/19

Rate: AOC(Sel) AW/SW

Duty Stations: USS Ronald Reagan, HS-10, HSM-40, HSM-72

Comments:
NAVY CHIEF NAVY PRIDE!!!

Tobby Dudley Email
08/19

Rate: AMC(AW)(sel)

Duty Stations: previous VX-9 present VAQ142

Comments:
I would like to thank all the junior sailors that worked with and for me to help me get to were I am today also, Chaz Puglise, Adam Allen, Paul Williams, Ryan Robertson, Josh Deburger, Mace Riddle, Jamie Moylan, Kyle Kurtz and all the other VX-9 Vampire CPO's that believed in me and gave me a shot to prove myself as a Deckplate leader. I would also like to thank my loving wife for standing by my side through thick and thin and supporting my decision to make the NAVY a career. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

V/r

Tobby Dudley

J. Alan sapp Email
08/19

Rate: BMC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS Constellation(CV-64)/ NAS Whiting Field/ NOSC Pensacola

Comments:
Humbled and honored!

Wesley Price Email
08/19

Rate: FCC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS COLE (DDG 67), SCSC WALLOPS ISLAND, VA, USS MONTEREY (CG 61), USS LABOON (DDG 58)

Comments:
Thank you to the countless shipmates throughout my career thus far who have supported me in this journey!

Jeff Parker Email
08/19

Rate: DCC(SW/AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: ATG, USS NORMANDY, USS VELLA GULF,MARMC,RTC, USS ESSEX, USS BELLEAU WOOD

Comments:
Thank you to my family, my friends and to the the Chief Petty Officers I have served with over the last 19 years for the mentorship and leadership.  Special thanks to all of my Sailors.  Without great Sailors This Selectee would have never made it to this humbling time in my career.

Jessica Markin Email
08/19

Rate: CTTC(IW/SW) (SEL)

Duty Stations: Afloat Training Group Norfolk

Comments:
Most Honorable Master Chiefs,  More Honorable Senior Chiefs and Honorable Chiefs,

First and foremost, I would like to thank my Dad, PRC Bruce Salsbury and Uncle, MMCS Byron Salsbury for their constant support and love throughout my Naval career. I thank these Great Chiefs that mentored and guided me; CTTCS Aaron Papakie,  ISCS Alma Murphy, FCCS Kim Graham, OSCS Joe Calzadilla, CTTCS Josh Lesoken, CTTCS Jason Meadows, CTTCS Larry Janssen, CTRCS Seth Lambert, CTTC Derrick Bailey, CTTC Scott Recher, CTTC Drew Garcia, CTRC Tiffany Ulrich, FCC Joel Burns, ISC Miguel DeJesus.

The list above is not complete, so many helped get me to where I am today.  I hope to thank each and every one of you in person. 

Rachelle Joseph Email
08/19

Rate: ITC(IW/SW/AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: JMAST CENT/DJC2 CENT, TSC Hampton Roads, USS Nitze, COMPHIBRON 2, NCTS Det Hampton Roads, Joint Forces Command, USS Harry S. Truman, NCTS Bahrain, USS Lenthall, USS Oldendorf

Comments:

There are several people who help me get to this point in my career But I'd like to particularly Thank the following individuals. My husband Isaiah Joseph who have always been so supportive by allowing me leave our kids behind with him while I've been on deployments, duty, long work days. The junior Sailors who's hard work allowed me to lead successfully. My kids who have always been so understanding when Mommy had to leave for work.  My Mentors AOC Terry Cox and YNC Marc Cunningham USN, RET for being great mentors and looking over my record/package giving me tips on how to make it better. And to the best Chief (who is now and Ensign) that I've had the opportunity to work for ITC/ENS Antonnea Thompson for inspiring me not to give up on my goal to advance to Chief Petty Officer.

Mike Sisk Email
08/19

Rate: LSC(SW) (sel)

Duty Stations: CSFWP ASD FALLON

Comments:
I would to thank LSCS La Dala, LSC Jason Rhoades, and LSC Dave Lish for helping me become not only the Sailor I have turned into, but the overall person I've become. They were there when I needed pushed, and there were plenty of those times, but also were there for me through some of the most difficult times in my life.

Thomas Nutzmann Email
08/19

Rate: AWRC(NAC/AW/SW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: NAS FALLON

Comments:
Thank you to all that helped me achieve this great milestone in my military career.

Brian M. Paramo Email
08/18

Rate: PSC(Sel)

Duty Stations: NRC/NOSC Duluth, MN; MNCI-IAG; PSD Pensacola; USFOR-A; RTC Great Lakes; VFC-13

Comments:
Greetings, I would like to thank everyone who supported and mentored me throughout my career.  There are so many, many people to thank, but to keep this short; a special thank you to CMDCM Stroman, PSCM Lowe, FCCM Melonas, YNCS Shivers, FCCS Brown, AWFCS Wooten, PNC Branning, PSC McCallister, PSC Curtis, YNC Nicholson, and YNC Maxies. 

Very Respectfully,
PSC(Sel) Paramo, Class 124

William Andorfer Email
08/18

Rate: AWRC(NAC/AW)(SEL)

Duty Stations: HSL-48; HSMWSL; HSM-73; NAWDC

Comments:
I would like to thank all of the men and women that have helped me get to where I am at today.  I could not have done it without y'all.  Thank you
-Dorf

Travis Scott Email
08/18

Rate: YNC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS TICONDEROGA, USS KEARSARGE, USJFCOM, NR GREENVILLE NOSC, USS OAK HILL

Comments:
I would like to thank all the people that poured all there knowledge into me and my career. My mother has been my biggest supporter through it all and now that my daughter has born my life, goals and focus has changed.

Daniel Jacob Wilson Email
08/18

Rate: ETVC(SS)(SEL)

Duty Stations: USS NEVADA GOLD

Comments:
A Special Thanks and shout out to:
CMDCM(SS) Randy Pruitt
MTCM(SS) Adrian "Scooby" Watkins
ETVCS(SS) Emmerson Jueco
ETVC(SS) William "Bill" Martin
MMNC(SW/AW) Steven "Red" Wilson

Not an all inclusive list by any stretch, thank you to all those not mentioned.

Victoria Newberry Email
08/18

Rate: HMC (Sel)

Duty Stations: NATTC Pensacola

Comments:
I want to thank my family and friends for always being there for me and supporting me. I also want to thank all of my amazing mentors, leaders and junior sailors that helped me accomplish this.

Harrison Palmer Email
08/18

Rate: MAC(Sel)

Duty Stations: NR NSF Yorktown

Comments:
I wanted to take a moment to thank all the junior sailors I was tasked with leading. My selection isntuebr suit of your hard work and dedication. I also would like to thank MACS(SW) Johann T Scott. Without his guidance, pressure, and leadership I would not be the sailor I am today! And last but not least, I want to thank my Wife, Breanna for supporting me in every way!

Michael P Thomas Email
08/18

Rate: ACC(SEL)

Duty Stations: NAS Kingsville, TX(Jul 16-Pres). USS Ronald Reagan(Mar 02-Jul 06), FACSFAC San Diego(Jul 07-Jul 12), USS Ronald Reagan(Oct 12-Aug 15), USS George Washington(Aug 15-Dec 15),USS Theodore Roosevelt(Dec 15-Jul 16)

Comments:
I just want to say thank you to everyone who has assisted me and supported me over my career. Without my guys I am nothing. Thank You!

Jon Reese Email
08/18

Rate: BMC(sel)

Duty Stations: CRS10- Current; CV-63-Previous, ACB2-Previous

Comments:
we want to thank our family who is there to support us as well as our new family for supporting and teaching us. A special thanks to Senior Chief Miller for your guidance along the way, Chief Childers, Chief Traw and Chief Varela for being our sponsors and mentors through the season. Your dedication and commitment to help us be successful is certainly an Honor to show you we are worth it!

Very Respectfully BMC(sel)'s Of Wave 9A

Dwight Durant Email
08/18

Rate: CTNC (Sel)

Duty Stations: NR NIOC HAWAII CAMP PARKS

Comments:
Honorable Chiefs, More Honorable Senior Chiefs and Most Honorable Master Chiefs,

I't like to specifically thank ETCS (SS) Blair (Nav type, CTTCS (IW) Newbill and CTNC(IW) McGowan for offering me mentorship across my career. I also want to specifically thank several Junior Sailors who gave me the opportunity to develop my leadership and shipmatey skills: CTI2 (IW) Sterba, STS2 (SS) Kellogg, and YN1 Apicelli.

Bryan Christian Email
08/18

Rate: AMC(SEL)

Duty Stations: VQ-3; CNATTU Lemoore; VFA-113; SFWPD; VFA-195

Comments:
I want to thank all of the mentors over the years and my sailors who have gotten me here. You have made this an amazing journey and I look forward to the years to come. Thank you all.

Travis Scott Email
08/18

Rate: YNC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS TICONDEROGA, USS KEARSARGE, USJFCOM, NR GREENVILLE NOSC, USS OAK HILL

Comments:
I would like to thank all the people that poured all there knowledge into me and my career. My mother has been my biggest supporter through it all and now that my daughter has born my life, goals and focus has changed.

Frantz Exantus Email
08/18

Rate: ISC(Sel)

Duty Stations: USS FRANK CABLE, NIOC PENSACOLA, NAVCENT, SOUTHCOM

Comments:
I'd like to thank all the chiefs that have mentored me to this point. It is truly an honor and I plan to pay it forward. Go Navy!
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