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ALCGENL 024/20

R 21 FEB 20
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UNCLAS //N01430//
ALCGENL 024/20
SUBJ: ENLISTED PERSONNEL ADVANCEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT (EPAA) NO. 03-20
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 
M1020.8H
1. The following personnel may be advanced to the rating/paygrade 
indicated effective 01 March 2020 provided the requirements of Refs A 
through C are met:
Rank     Name                      DEPTID               SPOID  
AETC     Benjamin Rosen            000048               042822     
AET2     Shawn Feleppa             000121               042256 
AET2     Jacqulyn Green            000494               042311 
AET2     Hayden Van Dyke           000211               042191 
AET2     Taylur Wolf               002629               046604 
AET2     Anthony Michael           000768               006420 
AET2     Joseph Jenkins-Yates      000561               046017 
AMTCS    Ian Berg                  005748               046604 
AMTC     Hal Martin                000614               042898 
AMTC     Nicholas Davenport        036464               038079 
AMTC     Christopher Neff          048306               046017 
AMT1     Zachary Manning           009423               046017 
AMT1     Matthew Lance             000162               042599 
AMT1     Edward Sanchez            045398               002420 
AMT1     Jonathan Miller           009430               046017 
AMT1     Dustin Lachney            000614               042898 
AMT2     Bethany Armato            005748               046604
AMT2     Ian Alford                000614               042898
AMT2     Nicholas Allen            005748               046604
AMT2     Juan Riosayala            005748               046604
AMT2     Jakob Faulk               045400               002420
AMT2     Kevin Goldstayn           005748               046604
AMT2     Richard Basham            000561               046017
AMT2     Joshua Yawn               002171               042898
AMT2     Karl Jennings             000518               042898
AST2     James Epperson            000162               042599
BMC      Andrew Knox               000212               042191
BM1      Stephen Hewitt            000471               042822
BM1      Michael Rosa              000577               042191
BM1      Franklin Carpenter        000626               042599
BM1      Jacob Davis               000281               041675
BM1      Ryan Dismuke              000566               002667
BM2      Steven Kelley             000203               042191
BM2      Michelle Amezquita Reyes  002817               010093
BM2      William Cantrell          000511               042898
BM2      Trevor Sharpe             000280               046604
BM2      Braxton Beaver            000319               042822
BM2      Hannah Carlson            006797               006420
BM2      Joshua Wood               000078               038079
BM2      Kaitlin O'Brien           000131               038079
BM2      Christian Sanchez         000189               042191
BM2      Isela Leonor              000015               042632
BM2      Brandon Falls             000095               045431
BM2      Jackson Odom              000285               046604
BM2      Tavian Willits            000476               045431
BM2      Jonathan Merrill          000015               042632
BM2      Troy Cardenas             000018               042191
BM2      Zackary Schultz           000325               042822
CS1      Kendra Garza              036198               041675
CS1      Zachary Knapp             046603               046604
CS2      Noah Walker               008630               042599
CS2      Hugo Lenis                000621               002420
CS2      David Vincent             046987               042256
CS2      Xavyer Stratton           046987               042256
DC2      Kyron Jackson             000098               045431
DC2      John Carroll              000079               041675
DC2      Robert Pechstein          046235               045431
DC2      Dennis Eminof             007571               042599
DC2      Dikota Davidson           007857               042191
EM1      Michael Searles           000345               045431
EM1      Michael Walvatne          000398               038079
EM2      Patrick Casey             006321               045431
EM2      Mitchell White            042042               046017
EM2      Brandt Bauldry            000398               038079
EM2      Carli Carnes              008887               042599
EM2      Cory Porche               000079               041675
EM2      Tyler Johnson             000936               042632 
ET1      Austin Dufresne           044417               046017 
ET1      Adam Warren               004539               046017 
ET1      David Laxson              000302               046017 
ET1      Kevin Farmer              036291               042599 
ET2      Devon Foster              000511               042898 
ET2      Benjamin Slappey          000511               042898 
ET2      Vincent Egan              004525               042898 
ET2      Connor Menden             000515               042030 
ET2      Jason Moak                004573               042312 
ET2      Kyle Koning               004609               042191 
ET2      Jonah Rivera-Chan         044203               042256 
ET2      Jose Valle Riefkohl       004578               002667 
ET2      Collin Neilson            004532               006420 
GM2      Justin Miskimon           045284               046604 
GM2      Blake Steinke             005310               042030
HS2      Lisa Orr                  042634               042632
IS1      Harry Ayala               009210               042030
IS1      Trevor Doubek             009018               042311
IS1      Jeffrey Jones             009018               042311
IS1      Joseph Schreur            044449               042822
IS1      Maggie Croson             009018               042311
IT1      Samuel Lee                038204               042030
IT1      Joshua Gaines             044207               042311
IT2      Dehan Harris              004561               002420
IT2      Wesley Harwell            004569               041675
IT2      Brien Derose              004612               042822
IT2      Gerald Hall               047953               042822
ME2      Vincent Buonora           000621               002420
ME2      Nicholas Konopka          006942               045431
MKCS     Aaron Deluca              000141               038079
MKC      Carlos Blaney             000622               046604
MK1      Michael Monroe            000198               042191
MK1      Ramon Rivera              007498               041675
MK1      Martin Suzel              002381               002371
MK1      Richard Mattox            000810               042599
MK1      Robert Roberts            000242               002420
MK1      Joshua Young              000096               045431
MK2      Julio Swindle             000784               042256
MK2      Joshua Leskovic           038527               038079
MK2      Blaise Thompson           000353               002667
MK2      Skyler Hulburt            008630               042599
MK2      Daniel Bettencourt        000508               038079
MK2      Christopher Kleeves       006814               038079
MK2      Jeffrey Legrand           000564               045431
MK2      Cameron Alarcon           000485               038079
MK2      Dylan Keith               000780               042898
MK2      Brody Judd                007764               042312
MST1     Alexandria Yarbro         006271               042311
MST1     Shannon Curtaz-Milian     007286               045431
MST2     Amanda Gerber             007200               041675
MST2     William Snyder            036439               038079
MST2     Brennan Kelly             036456               038079
MST2     Jocelyn Myers             007759               042311
OSCS     Eric Loyd                 008250               042256
OS1      Miguel Torres             000289               041675
OS2      Tomas Deleon              007294               042822
OS2      Spencer Wilmarth          007600               046604
OS2      Michael Guevara           007626               046017
OS2      Cienna Rambin             007514               042191
OS2      Caitlin Barnish           010230               042822
OS2      Victoria Martinez         042278               042256
PA2      Zachary Hupp              002471               045431
SKC      Kenneth Tankersley        007433               042191
SKC      Patrick Wells             000250               002420
SK1      Courtney Valerio          000532               042191 
SK1      Maddalida Bockness        000716               042822 
SK1      Nathan Yeager             000642               041675 
SK2      Alexander Silva           000511               042898 
SK2      Anthony Romano            042802               045431 
SK2      Rachel Carrow             007367               002420 
SK2      Bianggie Remedios         008334               042898 
YN1      Shawn Gatton              008566               042898 
YN2      Eric Piquette             007552               042312 
YN2      Julia Gaskins             006533               042312 
YN2      Amanda Cadena             002371               002371 
YN2      Joshua Jordan             042312               042312 
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(s)(SWE) 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 pre-advancement eligibility 
requirements have or have not 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 Article 3.A.5 of Ref A, members must have successfully completed 
the Chief Petty Officer Academy (CPOACAD) prior to advancement to 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 S. Matadobra, Chief, Enlisted Personnel Management Division, CG 
Personnel Service Center, sends.
10. Internet release authorized.
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