Key HR Accomplishments

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Nuclear Reactors recruitment. Top production supervisor / LPO RINC earning 11 Gold Wreath awards, responsible for 148 contracts (4.1/mo for 36 months with average goal 2.8/mo), 100% Nuclear Engineering, 200% Special Operations, 148% goal overall.

HR Manager / Command Career Counselor providing career development, separations counseling and mentorship. Managed 87 retention contracts yielding 451 years of commitment and $2.75M in bonuses. Trained 19 counselors. Improved USS Kentucky SSBN-737 UIC 45234 Career Program formal inspection score from 40% (inherited) to 100%. Earned two Retention Excellence Awards.

• Mentored NRD Los Angeles Command Career Counselor to 91% formal inspection score (FY16)
• Assignment to Navy NUPOC Officer Recruiting Team (FY16)
• 100% CIPR formal inspection score (FY15)
• Retention Excellence Award (FY15)
• 93% CIPR formal inspection score (FY15)
• Trained and developed 5 counselors (FY15)
• Provided executive-level oversight to manning requirements/actions for post-overhaul submarine crew split (FY14-15)
• Retention Excellence Award. Improved the CIPR formal inspection score from 40% (inherited) to 95% for each of two submarine crews with combined population of 299 employees. (FY14)
• Trained and developed 14 counselors (FY14)
• Honor Graduate Command Career Counselor at CPPD San Diego (FY14)
• Managed and coordinated training for 12 recruiters in 5 offices (FY11-13)
• Command Mentorship Program Manager, executive oversight to 221 peer-to-peer mentoring relationships (FY11-13)
• NRD Los Angeles Division of the Year (FY13)
• Trained 4 recruiters through completion of LPO qualification (FY13)
• Received National recognition for leading 42 members to certify DHS Sensitive Security Information (FY12)
• NRD Los Angeles District LPO of the Year (FY12)
• Mentored a subordinate recruiter to become the #1 production recruiter in Los Angeles, who received recognition as Junior Sailor of the Year and spot promotion to paygrade E-6 (FY12)
• Managed 7 Enlisted Retention Board packages (FY11)
• Navy Recruiting Region West Recruiter of the Year (FY11)
• NRD Los Angeles District Rookie Recruiter of the Year (FY11)
• NRD Los Angeles Recruiter of the Quarter (4Q11)
• Two-time recognition as Key Contributor (FY11)
• Distinguished Graduate & Recruiting Hall of Fame in Recruiting Orientation at NORU/ENRO Pensacola (FY11)
• Departmental retention and counseling manager (FY09-10)

2015, Navy Retention Excellence Award (REA) FY15
2014, Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal #6 (CDR J.S. Smith)
2014, Navy Retention Excellence Award (REA) FY14
2014, Honor Graduate, CCC, CPPD San Diego (CAPT J.P. Newcomer)
2014, Recruiting Letter of Commendation (CDR B.C. Kurzeja)
2014, Navy Recruiting Service Ribbon (CDR B.C. Kurzeja)
2012, Recruiting Gold Wreath #10 Excellence (RADM E.L. Gay)
2012, Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal #5 (CDR M.D. Carter)
2011, Rookie Recruiter of Navy Recruiting Region West (RADM E.L. Gay)
2011, LPO of the Year, Navy Recruiting District Los Angeles (CDR M.D. Carter)
2011, LPO of the Year, Navy Recruiting District Los Angeles, Northern Division (CDR M.D. Carter)
2011, Recruiter of the Quarter (CDR M.D. Carter)
2011, Recruiting Gold Wreath #5 (RADM E.L. Gay)
2011, Recruiting Key Contributor (CDR M.D. Carter)
2011, Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal #4 (CDR C.N. Collins)
2011, Recruiting Key Contributor (CDR C.N. Collins)
2010, Recruiter Hall of Fame (CDR R.A. Dews)

• Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (seven awards)
• Navy Unit Commendation
• Meritorious Unit Commendation (three awards)
• Navy Expeditionary Medal
• National Defense Service Medal
• Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary and Service Medals
• Navy “E” (four awards)
• Good Conduct Medal (five awards)
• Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (two awards)
• Submarine Warfare and Strategic Deterrence insignia
• Recruiting Excellence Gold Wreath (11 awards)
• Navy Recruiting Service Ribbon
• Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal