Tag: female

Enlisted Empowerment—The Female Perspective: SK1 Amanda Distasio

Blog series created by YN2 Courtney Myers This is the fifth in a series of Q&A blog posts highlighting enlisted female leaders serving in the U.S. Coast Guard. Be sure to check back monthly for more career insight, mentorship and inspiration. SK1 Amanda Distasio with Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Steven W. Cantrell What has

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Enlisted Empowerment—The Female Perspective: IT2 Melissa Mercado

Blog series created by YN2 Courtney Myers This is the fourth in a series of Q&A blog posts highlighting enlisted female leaders serving in the U.S. Coast Guard. Be sure to check back monthly for more career insight, mentorship and inspiration. Petty Officer 2nd Class Melissa Mercado’s father pins on her rank insignia during her “A” school graduation. U.S.

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Enlisted Empowerment—The Female Perspective: BM3 Steph Horvat

Blog series created by YN2 Courtney Myers This is the third in a series of Q&A blog posts highlighting enlisted female leaders serving in the U.S. Coast Guard. Be sure to check back monthly for more career insight, mentorship and inspiration. BM3 Steph Horvat at Coast Guard Station Jonesport, Maine What is your favorite part of your job?

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Enlisted Empowerment—The Female Perspective: SK1 Shantel Guillory

Blog series created by YN3 Courtney Myers This is the second in a series of Q&A blog posts highlighting enlisted female leaders serving in the U.S. Coast Guard. Be sure to check back monthly for more career insight, mentorship and inspiration. What do your daily duties entail? My daily duties include managing FORCECOM’s property, which includes four units, as well

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Enlisted Empowerment—The Female Perspective: Deputy MCPOCG Leilani Cale-Jones

CMC Leilani Cale-Jones, the Deputy Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Blog series created by YN3 Courtney Myers This is the first in a series of Q&A blog posts highlighting enlisted female leaders serving in the U.S. Coast Guard. Be sure to check back monthly for more career insight, mentorship and inspiration. What do your daily duties

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Coast Guard admiral becomes first woman to lead a U.S. service academy

Rear Adm. Sandra Stosz

Today is a significant waypoint not only in Coast Guard history, but in American history. This morning Rear Admiral Sandra Stosz assumed command as the United States Coast Guard Academy’s first woman superintendent. This also makes her the first woman to command any U.S. service academy.

Guardian of the Week – LT Felicia Thomas

Today, at 9 a.m., LT Felicia Thomas became the first female African American to command a Coast Guard cutter as the Commanding Officer of CGC PEA ISLAND. Congratulations to Lieutenant Felicia S. Thomas for becoming the first female African American to command a Coast Guard cutter! During a change of command ceremony today at 9

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