N-Train 2017 Update

The N-Train 2017 website...

https://www.cgauxa.org/auxa/ntrain2017/

...has been updated with a revised schedule of events.

Please go to the site to view the latest information. If you have not yet made your hotel reservations you can do that through a direct link on the website.

Time is short so visit today for all the current information.

SOURCE: Martin L. Phillips, Executive Director (CGAuxA)

ANACO and DIR Letter of Intent

Letters of Intent for ANACO and Director Positions

Pursuant to Article 1 subsection 1.3 (b) (1) of the National Standing Rules, prior to 01 June in the year that a national election is conducted the National Commodore will give notice through the Chain of Leadership and Management, posted on the Auxiliary website, and in an issue of the electronic national publication, seeking the resume and relevant information from all persons desiring appointment or reappointment as ANACO or National Director for the following two years.

Please submit your resume and relevant information to VNACO Richard Washburn no later than 01 August 2016 if you wish to continue with your current assignment or if you wish to apply for a position as ANACO or Director. No applications for other positions on the national staff shall be forwarded to VNACO Washburn at this time.

Source [Terry Barth, N-EA]

Senior Staff Changes

As of 23 May 2015 the following Senior Staff changes are in effect:

  • COMO Vince Pica - Senior Advisor to Commodore Simoni
  • COMO Robert Shafer - ANACO - RB (Recreational Boating Safety)
  • COMO Karel Kester - ANACO - RP (Response and Prevention)
  • COMO Robert Lauer - Director - E (Education)
  • John Mc Leod - Director - P (Prevention)

Congratulations to all.

Source [Terry Barth, N-EA]

Letters of Intent

Letters of Intent for ANACO and Director Positions

According to the National Standing Rules, in the year that a national election is conducted, the National Commodore will give notice through the Chain of Leadership, posted on the Auxiliary website, and in an issue of the electronic national publication, seeking resume and relevant information from all persons desiring appointment or reappointment as ANACO or National Director for the following two years.

Please submit your resume and information to VNACO Mark Simoni no later than August 01, 2014 if you wish to continue with your current assignment or if you wish to apply for a position as ANACO or Director.

Source [Anne Lockwood, N-EA]

Deputy Directors Announced

The following are the appointments of Deputies to ANACOs and Directors with term of office commencing 1 November 2012.

ANACO-CCd Chief Counsel Louis A. Manganiello
ANACO-DVd Diversity Kenneth E. Jacobs
ANACO-PPd Planning and Performance Linda M. Merryman
     
DIR-Rd Response Gary A. Taylor
DIR-Pd Prevention John A. McLeod
DIR-IdC International Affairs Dalene G. Bailey
DIR-Vd Vessel Examination Michael S. Klacik
DIR-Ed Public Education John L. VanOsdol
DIR-Bd RBS Outreach Robert P. Myers
DIR-Ad Government and Public Affairs  Patricia P. Fritchie
DIR-Td Training Ralph F. Tomlinson
DIR-Hd Human Resources COMO Robert J. Smekta
DIR-Sd Strategic Planning Atulkumar A. Uchil


Congratulations to all.

Source [N-EA, Anne Lockwood]

Directors Announced

The following are the Director appointments for a two-year term of office commencing 01 November 2012:

DIR-R Response Robert T. Shafer
DIR-P Prevention Gregory B. Kester
DIR-Q Incident Management and Preparedness  COMO Peter F. Raiswell
DIR-I International Affairs James Brian McArdle
DIR-V Vessel Examination Kelly L. Townsend
DIR-E Public Education COMO Daniel L. Maresh
DIR-B RBS Outreach Scott D. Warner
DIR-A Government and Public Affairs Barry S. Novakoff
DIR-T Training Dale E. Fajardo
DIR-H Human Resources COMO Harry M. Jacobs
DIR-S Strategic Planning COMO Robert E. Nelson, II
DIR-M Performance Management Nora H. Watson
DIR-C Computer Software and Systems James Paulett Charlton, Jr.
DIR-U User Support and Services Carl B. Pennington


Congratulations to all.

Source [N-EA, Anne Lockwood]

ANACO Positions Announced

The following are the ANACO appointments for a two-year term of office commencing 01 November 2012:

  • ANACO-Chief Counsel (CC): Douglas S. Cream
  • ANACO-Diversity (DV): Nancy L. Rudiger
  • ANACO-Response and Prevention (RP): David A. Elliot
  • ANACO-Recreational Boating (RB): L. Daniel Maxim
  • ANACO-FORCECOM (FC): Sigurd E. Murphy
  • ANACO-Planning and Performance (PP): Fred C. Gates
  • ANACO-Information Technology (IT): Stephen C. Johnson

Congratulations to all.

Source [N-EA, Anne Lockwood]

DNACO Appointments Announced

National Commodore (elect) Thomas C. Mallison today announced the following appointments for two-year terms of office beginning 01 November 2012:

COMO Angelo A. Perata has been appointed deputy national commodore (DNACO) - Operations (O). Perata was elected at NACON as DNACO for the Pacific area.

COMO Harold M. (Hal) Marschall has been named DNACO - Recreational Boating Safety (RBS). Marschall was elected as DNACO for the Atlantic East area.

COMO Richard A. (Rick) Washburn was named DNACO - Mission Support (MS). Washburn was elected as DNACO for the Atlantic West area.

COMO Bruce L. Miller was reappointed DNACO - Information Technology and Planning (ITP) and Chief Information Officer of the Auxiliary.

These appointments were made in accordance with the process described in the Auxiliary Manual, with the concurrence of the Chief Director of the Auxiliary. The three elected DNACOs serve "dual hat" roles, in charge of the districts comprising their geographical area, as well as specific national staff directorates.

Source: N-EA et. al.

Mallison Elected Next National Commodore; Simoni is Vice

SAN ANTONIO ­ Coast Guard Auxiliary senior leaders today elected Commodore Thomas C. Mallison of Bear Lake, Mich. as our organization's national commodore for a two-year term beginning November 1, 2012.  The election was held at the Coast Guard Auxiliary National Conference (NACON) underway at the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk hotel.

Mallison will succeed current National Commodore James E. Vass, Jr. who is completing his two-year term of office.  Mallison has served as vice national commodore under Vass since November 2010.

In a subsequent election, Commodore Mark Simoni of Saginaw, Michigan, was elected vice national commodore, for a two year term.  Simoni currently serves as deputy national commodore for operations (DNACO-O).

2012 NACON Info & Registration Available

The 2012 Auxiliary National Convention (NACON) is scheduled for August 22-26 in San Antonio, TX at the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk Hotel. Conference registration is now open at www.cgauxa.org/nacon/ where you may find conference information, as well as links to both online registration form and mail-in registration forms. Hotel reservation information is also available, along with the most up-to-date version of the Schedule of Events. Updates will be posted periodically.

This year's covention includes the National Auxiliary elections, preparatory to the biennial Change of Watch on November 1. The conference theme is "FIESTA!" Plan now to join your friends and colleagues in San Antonio and be part of the excitement!

Source [Martin L. Phillips - Executive Director CGAuxA]

ANACOs and Department Directors: Appointment/Reappointment Requires Letter of Intent

Individuals who wish to apply for appointment as a department director (DIR) or Assistant National Commodore (ANACO) for the watch beginning November 1, 2012, including incumbents, must make their intentions known in writing, by August 01, 2012.

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