Tag: ADM Thad Allen

ADM Papp on CG social media

As many of you have likely noticed, the U.S. Coast Guard homepage got a face lift earlier this week in conjunction with the Commandant Change of Command. The decidedly social media look and feel of this latest evolution of our service’s web presence is a testament to Admiral Allen’s leadership on the social media front over the years and

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Change of Watch: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard

Master Chief Petty Officer Skip Bowen is relieved by Master Chief Petty Officer Michael Leavitt as the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard as Admiral Thad Allen presides over the Change of Watch. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) Earlier today, Admiral Thad Allen presided over the second of three change of watch ceremonies that

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Change of Watch: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Reserve Force

Master Chief Petty Officer Jeffrey Smith congratulates Master Chief Petty Officer Mark Allen on becoming the fifth Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Reserve Forces as Admiral Thad Allen presides over the Change of Watch. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kip Wadlow. ) On Saturday, Admiral Thad Allen presided

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Vice Admiral Papp confirmed as 24th Commandant of the Coast Guard

Vice Adm. Robert J. Papp, Jr.. Commander, introduces the senior leadership of forward deployed Coast Guard forces at Camp Patriot, Kuwait, to the Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano, and the U.S. Ambassador to Kuwait, Deborah Jones, during an all hands meeting July 2009. (U.S. Coast Guard image.) While much of the nation watched and

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ADM Allen to stress need for maritime security regimes

(File photo) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead and Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Thad W. Allen answer questions at the Pentagon. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication 1st Class Tiffini M. Jones) Admiral Thad Allen will stress the need for maritime security regimes as a critical part of a Cooperative Strategy for 21st

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