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Enlisted Advancement Authorization (EPAA)

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All Coast Guard Enlisted (ALCGENL) message 200/20 announces enlisted advancements authorized effective 1 November 2020. There is a spreadsheet available on PPC's Advancement CG Portal site that you can sort by unit or SPO for your convenience.

ALCGENL 200/20

R 15 OCT 20
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UNCLAS //N01430//
ALCGENL 200/20
SUBJ: ENLISTED PERSONNEL ADVANCEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT (EPAA) NO. 11-20
A. Enlistments, Evaluations, and Advancements, COMDTINST 
M1000.2(series)
B. COMCOGARD FORCECOM Norfolk VA 231450 JAN 20 ACN 012/20
C. Coast Guard Weight and Body Fat Standards Program Manual, COMDTINST 
M1020.8 (series)
D. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 021212 SEP 20 ALCOAST 326/20
1. The following personnel may be advanced to the rating/paygrade 
indicated effective 01 November 2020 provided the requirements of Refs 
A through C are met:
Rank     Name                       DEPTID               SPOID  
AETC     Nathanael Hawkins          046814               042632     
AETC     Spencer Stevenson          000248               042311 
AETC     Raul Perez                 000494               042311 
AETC     Gary Milliner              005748               046604 
AET1     Reynald Depedro            000768               006420 
AET1     Joel Milian                000289               041675 
AET1     Christian Rosado           045402               002420 
AET1     Jeffrey Tucker             005748               046604 
AET1     Alex Lecher                009420               046017 
AET1     Anthony Morris             000614               042898 
AET2     Christopher Gracey         044371               042599 
AET2     Michael Schneider          045398               002420 
AET2     Taner Scott                000568               045431 
AET2     Brendan Mattingly          000494               042311 
AET2     Alex Hutson                000121               042256 
AET2     Daniel Carnall             045402               002420 
AMTCM    Jodie Morse                000211               042191
AMTCS    Miguel Martinez            000121               042256
AMTCS    Martin Bachhuber           000561               046017
AMTC     Jason Merry                000568               045431
AMTC     Guillermo Melendezgaitan   047617               042632
AMTC     Nicholas Baisden           002171               042898
AMT1     Jamie Smith                009422               046017
AMT1     Chad Romp                  000289               041675
AMT1     Ryan Beard                 005748               046604
AMT1     Corey Karpus               000289               041675
AMT1     Matthew Williams           000494               042311
AMT2     Mark Paul                  000289               041675
AMT2     Matthew Christensen        000616               042599
AMT2     Jack Gilmartin             000289               041675
AMT2     Shaun-Douglas Vanhuyssteen 002169               041675
AMT2     Alexander Haller           000210               042191
AMT2     David Narkis               000121               042256
AMT2     Beau James                 036464               038079
AMT2     Cody Furry                 000568               045431
BMCM     Jason Roberts              006405               042632
BMCM     Stephanie Garren           008213               042599
BMCM     Mark Coady                 009356               002667
BMCS     Mahire Agiza               000401               042898
BMCS     James Meadows              000388               045431
BMCS     Matthew Graziani           000336               006420
BMC      Neal Bueno                 004656               042822
DCC      Daniel Howard              010720               042898
EMC      James Mackenzie            007945               038079
EM1      Justin Gose                007006               046017
EM1      Marcos Donnadio            041689               041675
EM1      Antoinette Frazer          000092               042030
ETCM     David Fantley              048554               042030
ETCS     Mitchell Miller            004542               045431
ETC      Steven Daem                045439               045431
ETC      Sean Wall                  010255               042822
ETC      Christopher Hawks          044227               042599
ETC      John Villanueva            044203               042256
ETC      Louvin Lawrence            004525               042898
ETC      Leland Shultz              048554               042030
ETC      John Gallagher             004545               045431
ET1      Michael Levinson           048459               042030
ET1      Daniel Littleton           003494               002371
ET1      Michael Williams           000096               045431
ET1      Devon Edwards              004561               002420
ET1      Alexander Nowakowski       000089               046604
ET1      Mathew Dubord              048422               042030
ET1      Luis Quiroz                044444               046604
ET1      Lewis Therrien             000784               002420
ET1      Scott Liske                004567               041675
ET1      Bryce Ethridge             038505               042030
ET1      Casey Palmer               042900               042898 
ET1      Kyler Wilson               043918               041675 
ET1      Joseph Cortes              043246               041675 
ET1      Jason Pickens              044417               046017 
ET1      Ivette Villasenor          004578               002667 
ET1      Jacob Shotwell             046729               042632 
ET1      Cory Hinderer              044187               038079 
ET1      David Robbins              003494               002371 
ET2      Ken Nguyen                 044203               042256 
ET2      Raymond Gamez              004553               042191 
ET2      Caelan Allison             000454               002420 
ET2      Justin Carrillo            044191               041675 
ET2      Ryan Gerez                 046992               042256 
GMCM     Laurie Kennedy             009054               042822 
HS1      Jessica Mindich            038415               042632 
HS1      Sage Everett               010316               002371
HS1      Russell Sunderland         044030               006420
HS1      Ryan Shoemaker             000079               041675
HS2      David Hansen               048230               041675
HS2      Kristen Vigil-Andrade      042634               042632
HS2      Elizabeth Smart            042060               046017
ISC      Beate Collins              047974               046734
ISC      Jonathan Mills             007225               042256
ISC      John Morris                002295               042822
ISC      Benjamin Applewhite        009018               042311
ITC      Curtis Salisbury           038264               042312
MEC      Michele Brazil             007389               041675
MEC      Tyler Gagnon               038244               045431
ME2      Denim Kurtis               007576               042599
ME2      Nikolas Unda               000092               042030
ME2      Yorell Gonzalez-Terron     007290               045431
MSTCM    Patrick Romanelli          002553               042822
MSTCS    Mark Fisher                007187               041675
MSTC     Nicholas Debrum            038482               002420
MSTC     Thomas Thelen              008352               042898
MST1     Alisha Carr                036467               038079
MST1     Daniel Kerr                007422               007416
MST2     Craig Bennett              008352               042898
OSCS     Timothy Mason              000106               042898
OSCS     Michael Mccandless         045284               046604
OSCS     Stacy Slavinski            000097               042030
OSC      Ross Amaral                007262               045431
OSC      Matthew Blanchard          048858               042822
OSC      Charles Reaves             008167               042030
OSC      Minkah Cobbphillips        004708               042822
OSC      Maxwell Stuckey            008360               045431
OSC      Christopher Kiener         007747               042311
OSC      Ian Smith                  003495               002371
OS1      Daniel Bowen               000003               046604
OS1      Charlie Willis             007581               042030
OS1      Vicente Arechiga           009302               042822
OS1      Michael Quinn              000511               042898
OS1      Brian Haley                007491               041675
OS2      Patience Esunis            036427               038079
PA1      Adam Stanton               038192               042030
SKC      James Maduro               007367               002420
SK1      Richard Shook              000725               046604
SK1      Stephan Daniels            007652               042191
YNCM     Seth Cockram               009164               002371
YNCM     Travis Gray                046604               046604
YNCS     Jennie Snyder              004674               042822
YNCS     Sarah Gallagher            002371               002371
YN1      Tia Goslee                 043225               042822
YN2      Jordan Neidig              007519               042191
2. The Commanding Officer's 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 
Servicewide Exam in which they participated. Personnel who have been 
invalidated must be recommended and qualify again through a new SWE 
competition.
3. Commanding Officers shall determine if advancement eligibility 
requirements for the authorized grade have been met. Per Ref B, 
specific changes and instructions for EPQs and RPQs are now captured in 
a semi-annual memo approved by FORCECOM Training Division at 
http://cglink.uscg.mil/320dcb99. If appropriate, a CO shall withhold or 
cancel the advancement of ineligible personnel per Article 3.A.20, 
3.A.26.f or 4.D.3 of Ref A. When advancement is to be withheld or 
cancelled, the CO shall advise PPC (ADV) by e-mail via AOIX at CMD-SMB-
CG-PPC with CG PSC as information addressee at CMD-SMB-CG-PSC. Please 
note C2OIX does not transfer to AOIX. See CG PSC-EPM Portal site at 
https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/psc/psc-
epm/SitePages/Advancements.aspx for additional guidance. 
4. Per Ref D, the requirement for all E-6 members to attend the Chief 
Petty Officer Academy (CPOACAD) prior to advancement to Chief Petty 
Officer is temporarily suspended. Members must attend CPOACAD prior to 
advancement to Senior Chief Petty Officer. Members must have 
successfully completed the Senior Enlisted Leadership Course (SELC) 
prior to advancement to Master Chief Petty Officer. COMDT (CG-128) is 
the Program Manager for the enlisted leadership continuum and the 
single point of contact for all requests for CPOACAD and SELC waivers 
from advancement policy.
5. Per Article 3.A.10 of Ref A, personnel in certain ratings must meet 
security clearance requirements for advancement.
6. Commanding Officers shall ensure personnel advancing to pay grades 
E-7 thru E-9 obligate required service prior to advancement per Article 
3.A.20.d of Ref A. 
7. The rank order number for each individual identified for advancement 
in the EPAA is no longer indicated. The original rank order number may 
be found at the Pay and Personnel Center CG Portal site 
https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/ppc/SitePages/Advancements%20and%20Eva
luations%20Branch.aspx but is subject to change. This EPAA, to include 
unit designations, will be available on PPC's CG Portal site.
8. Upon approved advancement, members are authorized to change their 
RANK as it appears in the Global Address List (GAL) from the Self 
Service portal at https://EDMS.uscg.mil/SelfService. This can be done 
as a standard user without requiring admin-privileges, does not require 
a call to CGFIXIT, and does not require a CGFIXIT Ticket. See this 
self-help tech-tip for more information at 
https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/c4itsc/reference/Library/Job%20Aids_Te
ch%20Tips/C4ITSC_FSD_TechTip_RankChange.pdf
9. CAPT J. A. Carter, Chief, Enlisted Personnel Management Division, CG 
Personnel Service Center, sends.
10. Internet release authorized.
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