united states coast guard

16 NOV 2023

ALCGRSV 066/23
A. Enlistments, Evaluations, and Advancements, COMDTINST M1000.2 (series)
B. Reserve Policy Manual, COMDTINST M1001.28 (series)
C. Body Composition Standards Program, COMDTINST 1020.8 (series)
1. The following personnel may be advanced to the rating/paygrade indicated
effective 01 December 2023 provided the requirements of Refs A-C are met:
Rank   Name                     DEPTID  SPOID
BMCM   Theresa Joyce            047267  042822
BMCS   Jose Berrios             000286  046604
BMCS   George Plotts            000314  006420
BMC    Jonathan Mero            000360  045431
BMC    Steven Connolly          000360  045431
BMC    Brent Williams           006828  046017
BMC    Andrew Leblanc           000007  045431
BM1    Diego Parera             000015  042632
BM1    Falcon Piner             000753  038079
BM1    Joseph Puopolo           000007  045431
BM1    Bradley Larson           000203  042191
BM1    John Duhl                006828  046017
BM1    Ryan Howard              000006  042822
BM2    Dante Delgado            000678  045431
HSCS   Nathaniel Puchala        038658  042191
IVCM   Anthony Lewandowski      007846  042191
IVC    Justin Cooksey           004494  042822
IVC    Michael Mastronardi      000711  042822
IV1    Erin Langill             000711  042822
IV1    Brendan Fearon           000711  042822
MEC    Michael Palmer           038673  042599
MEC    Geoffrey Hagerman        007290  045431
ME1    Christopher Conkey       007526  042191
ME1    Wilmayra Colon           007188  041675
ME1    Mohammad Aziz            038633  041675
ME2    Zach Timothy Roa         002190  042822
ME2    Michael Keleher          002190  042822
ME2    Leonardo Rivera          007638  046017
ME2    Joshua Grimm             038643  042311
ME2    Brett Shelton            007727  042311
ME2    Christopher Sercovich    007727  042311
ME2    Justin Bossard           000319  042822
MSTCM  Cobie Lee                049452  042822
MSTCS  Martin Jetchev           000249  042311
MSTCS  Jolene Bruard            007742  042312
MST2   Ethan Mims               007644  046604
SK1    Johanna Polancogarcia    007284  045431
YNC    Lucie Michel             007985  042822
YN2    Jack Schiller            007283  045431
2. The Commanding Officer's (COs) recommendation for advancement (Ready)
must be maintained for the period from recommendation to advancement. In
addition, E-7, E-8, and E-9 candidates must not have an unsatisfactory
conduct mark on an enlisted evaluation for 24 months prior to the terminal
eligibility date. Personnel failing to maintain the CO's recommendation
(Ready) for this period shall be invalidated from the Reserve Service Wide
Exam (RSWE) and Reserve Master Chief Advancement Panel (R-MCAP) in which
they participated. Personnel who have been invalidated must be recommended
and qualify again through a new RSWE or R-MCAP competition.
3. COs shall immediately notify those members eligible for advancement and
take the appropriate administrative action. COs may withhold or cancel
advancements of ineligible personnel IAW Ref B and Art. 3.A.1 of Ref C.
When an advancement is withheld or cancelled, the COs shall immediately
notify Pay & Personnel Center (ADV) by email via AOIX at CMD-SMB-CG-PPC
and info CMD-SMB-CG-PSC. Please note C2OIX does not transfer to AOIX.
4. Per Article 3.A.10 of Ref A, personnel in certain ratings must meet
security clearance requirements for advancement.
5. COs shall ensure personnel advancing to pay grades E-7 thru E-9
obligate required service prior to advancement per Article 3.A.21.c
of Ref A.
6. The rank order number for each individual identified for advancement in
the ERAA is no longer indicated. The RSWE Advancement Eligibility List
containing the original rank order number may be found at the Pay and
Personnel Center (PPC) SharePoint site:
20Data%20Corrections.aspx but is subject to change. This ERAA, to include
unit designations, will be made available at the above PPC SharePoint
7. Upon approved advancement, members are authorized to update their
rank as it appears in the Global Address List (GAL) from the Self-Service
portal at This can be done as a
standard user without requiring admin-privileges. Rank updates do not
require a call to CGFIXIT or submission of a CGFIXIT Ticket. A self-help
tech-tip guide on how to update your rank in the GAL may be found at the
following SharePoint site:
8. POCs for this message are CWO3 Arnold Z. Uhrina, email:, phone: 202-795-6514 or YNC Jeffree C. Craigwell,
email:, phone: 202-795-6500.
9. CAPT T. E. Fryar, Chief, CG PSC-RPM, sends.
10. Internet release authorized.