united states coast guard

11 SEP 19

ALCGPSC 104/19
A. Reserve Policy Manual, COMDTINST M1001.28 (series)
1. The Secretary, acting for the President, has approved the report of the Commander Selection Board convened on 22 July 2019 which recommended the following named officers on the Inactive Duty Promotion List (IDPL) for promotion to the grade of Commander. Officers selected are listed below in IDPL precedence order.
NO  Rank    Name                    Unit
1.  LCDR    Tidden, Cassandra M.    SEC HOU/GAL CP/RDNS STF
2.  LCDR    Noonan, Michelle L.     D5 RESOURCE MGMT STAFF (DM)
3.  LCDR    Woodall, Dana L.        D9 FORCE READINESS BR (DXR)
4.  LCDR    Casavant, Candice J.    SEC MARYLAND-NCR INSPECT DIV
5.  LCDR    Bellin, Adrien L.       MIFC LANT TARGETING & WATCH BR
6.  LCDR    Thach, James H.         PSU 301 COMMAND STAFF
7.  LCDR    Davis, Donald           LANTAREA (513)
8.  LCDR    Stuart, Mark A.         COMMANDANT (CG-1331)
9.  LCDR    Staneszewski, Robert A. DDE LANT-53 CENTCOM TAMPA FL
10. LCDR    Savela, Scott K.        PSU 311 OPERATIONS DEPT
11. LCDR    Voss, Douglas M.        SEC BOSTON CP/RDNS STF
12. LCDR    Yamada, Carlton K.      D14 PLNG & FORCE RDNS DIV (DX)
13. LCDR    Valentin, Antonio J.    SEC SAN JUAN INSPECTIONS DIV
14. LCDR    Olk, Jennifer           SEC NEW YORK INTEL STAFF
15. LCDR    Holt, Andrea M.         SEC GUAM CP/RDNS STF
16. LCDR    Bessetti, Jill A.       SEC MOBILE INSPECTIONS DIV
17. LCDR    Curry, Christy H.       CGRU USSOUTHCOM
18. LCDR    Downs, Sonja R.         SEC SAN DIEGO LOGISTICS DEPT
19. LCDR    Ferreira, Jacob D.      SEC SAN FRAN CP/RDNS STF
20. LCDR    Sevin, Marie            SEC HOU/GAL CP/RDNS STF
21. LCDR    Leatherwood, Aaron D.   SECTOR MIAMI
22. LCDR    Brosnan, Ian G.         SEC SAN FRAN LOGISTICS DEPT
23. LCDR    Neasham, Brianna M.     COMMANDANT (CG-LGL)
24. LCDR    Bleacher, Jarrett B.    CGRU USNORTHCOM
25. LCDR    Kenshalo, Krystal A.    SEC ANCHORAGE RESPONSE DEPT
26. LCDR    Blacharski, Elaine C.   D8 PLNG & FORCE RDNS DIV (DX)
27. LCDR    Moritz, Jason G.        SECTOR NEW YORK
28. LCDR    Shutt, Austin D.        SEC MOBILE RESPONSE DEPT
29. LCDR    Remusat, Todd A.        DDE-CGRU JOINT STAFF SOUTH
30. LCDR    Gross, Catharine D.     MIFC LANT TARGETING & WATCH BR
31. LCDR    Beck, Matthew M.        SEC PUGET SND INCIDENT MGT DIV
32. LCDR    Carmany, James J.       PSU 309 COMMAND STAFF
2. Officer selection boards review only officers records and any communications sent directly from candidates to the board. The board is also given a roster of eligible candidates listed in alphabetical order. Above and in-zone officer rosters are combined, so that the status of the candidates is not discernible. Only the officer portion of a record is viewable by the board.
3. Promotion statistics for this board are provided below. There are many variables, e.g., changes in performance, group size, approved voluntary separations, etc., that will cause selection rates to fluctuate from year to year among groups. Documented, sustained, high performance is the best way to remain competitive for promotion.
Approved voluntary separation requests appearing before this board: 0
4. Selection rates by gender:
   a. Female (15/23 - 65%)
   b. Male (17/39 - 44%)
5. Selection rates by race category:
   a. Asian (1/2 - 50%)
   b. Black or African American (1/2 - 50%)
   c. Multiple Race (1/3 - 33%)
   d. Native American/Alaskan Native (0/0)
   e. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (0/0)
   f. White (17/33 - 52%)
   g. Declined to respond (12/22 - 55%)
6. Selection rates by ethnic group:
   a. Hispanic (2/3 - 67%)
   b. Non-Hispanic (18/35 - 51%)
   c. Declined to Respond (12/12 - 50%)
7. Directly following the Commander Selection Board a Lieutenant Commander Continuation Board was convened for eligible officers.
8. The Commandant has approved the report of the Lieutenant Commander Continuation Board convened on 22 July 2019 in accordance with reference (a) to recommend those eligible Lieutenant Commanders on the Inactive Duty Promotion List (IDPL) for continuation.
9. As a result of this board, 6 officers have been recommended for continuation on inactive duty via separate correspondence.
10. The Board's membership and units are:
Name                        Unit
CAPT Paul G. Morris         SEC CORPUS CHRISTI
CDR  Michael R. Vaughn      CGRU USNORTHCOM
CDR  Jennifer J. Conklin    D14 PLNG & FORCE RDNS DIV
CDR  Paul J. Rooney         CGRU USSOUTHCOM
11. The precept which convened both boards and charged the members with their duties and the Commandant's Guidance for Promotion Year 2020 Selection Boards and Panels is available via the PSC-RPM internet site,
12. Proceedings of the selection board, including its deliberations and criteria for selection, cannot be disclosed to any person who was not a member of the board. If there are any questions regarding the board process, contact LT Tracey Norman, Boards and Panels Section Chief at 202-795-6507 or email:
If there are any questions about the board results, contact CAPT Michael Batchelder at 202-795-6499.
13. Released by: CAPT G. T. Prestidge, Commander, Personnel Service Center. The Service Center for Our Most Important Resource - Our People.
14. Internet release authorized.