NEW NAVY MCPO

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Mullen has announced his selection of MCPO Joe R. Campa to succeed MCPO Terry D. Scott as Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy.

The Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) is the senior enlisted person in the Navy. The MCPON serves as an advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations and to the Chief of Naval Personnel in matters dealing with enlisted personnel and their families.

Campa currently serves as Command Master Chief for Joint Task Force, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He will assume his new position July 10, 2006.

Click here to read his impressive biography.