Duty Section Leader
As Duty Section Leader, he led 35 personnel in six watch stations responsible for the security of the command headquarters and all assigned personnel on Camp Shields. His efforts ensured the deployment routine was efficiently executed and that regulations were strictly enforced. His exceptional professionalism as the Resident Advisor for 39 personnel ensured proper enforcement of all barracks regulations, placement of 15 new personnel, and the correction of several barracks deficiencies.
As the Duty Section Leader, Petty Officer Night managed 11 personnel and ensured all watches were stood in a professional manner and standing orders were adhered to. She mustered her section as necessary prior to assigned watches or ship tours and ensured proper and complete turnovers with on-coming and off-going duty sections.
As Operations Department LPO, he led 22 Sailors in the daily operation of their duties. His experience and intrusive leadership ensured that all requirements were met ahead of schedule and ready to deploy at a moment's notice. As Duty Section Leader, he trained and mentored 48 Ship's company personnel. His efforts led to over 100 Watch Station qualifications ship-wide which increased the command's operational readiness by 50%.
His professional knowledge coupled with his meticulous attention to detail contributed to the 100% accountability of 360 personnel from 11 different commands. Demonstrating outstanding leadership skills as a duty section leader, he qualified more than 30 Sailors as Petty Officer of the Watch.
As duty section leader, IC2 Cusco created four versions of the Phase II Liberty Advancement exam and organized study groups and training during duty section mentorship.