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Meet the new leadership team

This morning’s change of command marked the completion of the Coast Guard’s transition to a new leadership team which will guide the service over the next four years.  And, while much of the talk over the coming days and weeks will be about “Admiral Papp’s Coast Guard” we wanted to introduce you to the woman

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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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Next Coast Guard reserve force master chief ready to lead

This feature post comes to us from the Coast Guard’s 7th District and Petty Officer 3rd Class Cindy Beckert who sat down with reserve Master Chief Petty Officer Mark Allen to discuss his next leadership challenge: serving as the Coast Guard’s fifth master chief petty officer reserve force. Post written by Petty Officer 3rd Class

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Happy Birthday Coast Guard Reserve!

Happy (belated) birthday to the Coast Guard Reserve! While February 19 is the actual birthday, Congressman William Delahunt, Admiral Allen, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Bowen and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Reserve Force Smith were all on hand for a cake cutting ceremony at Coast Guard headquarters this

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