Tag Archives: Civilians

#BZFriday: Navy Civilian Makes Quilts for Children

Mr. Randal Powers, Region Legal Service Office (RLSO) Mid-Atlantic Branch Office Newport, is an expert quilter and has dedicated numerous hours to making quilts for ill children. Starting when he was about 10 years old, Powers helped his mom quilt to pay the bills. “Quilting is like my therapy,” he said. The birth of his grandson drew his attention to the children and babies, who couldn’t go home …

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#BZFriday: Pensacola MCRU Employee Reaches 35-Year Milestone

Donna Landry — a longtime member of the Navy JAG community who currently serves as a claims examiner at the Medical Care Recovery Unit (MCRU) in Pensacola, Fla. — recently was acknowledged for reaching her 35th anniversary of federal service. “Ms. Landry has been a valuable part of the MCRU family since coming to us from Navy Legal Service Office (NLSO) Central …

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#BZFriday: Whidbey Island Legal Assistance Attorney Wins Award

From Region Legal Service Office Northwest  Ms. Cecilia Welch, the civilian legal assistance attorney and subject matter expert at Region Legal Service Office Northwest (RLSO NW) Whidbey Island, was recently selected by the Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) to receive its 2018 Family Law Section Award for Attorney of the Year. Ms. Welch was presented with the award on June 30 at …

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#BZFriday: 2017 LAMP Distinguished Service Individual Award

From Navy Judge Advocate General’s Corps Public Affairs  The American Bar Association (ABA) Standing Committee on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel (LAMP) selected Ms. Cynthia Catalan-Rodriguez, Region Legal Service Office Southeast (RLSO), as the 2017 Distinguished Service Individual Award winner for the Navy. The LAMP Award highlights the exceptional support of the military legal assistance effort. Catalan-Rodriguez, a civilian supervising legal assistance …

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CIWT’s Legal Team Preserves Above-Board Domain

By Glenn Sircy, Center for Information Warfare Training   PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Center for Information Warfare Training’s (CIWT) legal team, comprised of Lt. Alison Malloy and Tammy Hawkins, untiringly improves the entire CIWT domain, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations in maintaining good order and discipline. Although administratively assigned to the Region Legal Service Office Southeast, CIWT’s legal team reports to CIWT’s commanding …

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#BZFriday: 2017 LAMP Distinguished Service Group Award

From Navy Judge Advocate General’s Corps Public Affairs We are pleased to announce that the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel (LAMP) selected Region Legal Service Office Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia (RLSO EURAFSWA) as the 2017 Distinguished Service Award winner for the Navy. In 2017, the RLSO EURAFSWA Civil Law Department held the Navy JAG Corps’ …

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#BZFriday: Leah Davenport selected for Executive Leadership Development Program

From Navy Judge Advocate General Corps Public Affairs Leah Davenport was selected for the 2018-2019 DoD Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP), a civilian education program for DoD employees who have demonstrated outstanding leadership potential. “The Navy’s nomination and selection process is very competitive so being selected for this program speaks to the quality of Ms. Davenport’s talent, experience and leadership potential,” said …

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#BZFriday: Meet Kristen Childers RLSO SW Administrative Officer

From Office of the Judge Advocate General of the Navy Public Affairs “If you’re going to do something, give it your full effort or don’t do it at all.”  A lesson Kristen Childers learned early on and that has stuck with her, in everything she does. Childers credits her mother with instilling in her the value of a good work ethic, punctuality, and accountability. Kristen Childers has been an …

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#BZFriday: 2016 Civilians of the Year

From Navy Judge Advocate General Public Affairs The Office of the Judge Advocate General (OJAG) and Naval Legal Service Command (NLSC) announced its 2016 Civilians of the Year. The recipients were chosen from a community of highly-talented civilians, the selectees’ accomplishments were particularly noteworthy and especially deserving of recognition. OJAG selected Rebecca S. Snyder, Appellate Defense (Code 45), as Senior …

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#BZFriday: Stephen Waldron Accepted into the Executive Masters of Business Administration

From Navy Judge Advocate General Corps Public Affairs Stephen Waldron, Fiscal & Resource Services Support (Code 64), was recently accepted into the Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) program at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS). Waldron, a Supervisory Financial Management Analyst, has worked for the Office of the Judge Advocate General (OJAG) for eight years. He is responsible for budget formulation and day-to-day budget execution. EMBA …

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