Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service

Black Commissioned Officers Advisory Group

Special Assignment Award

The Special Assignment Award recognizes Black Commissioned Officers Advisory Group (BCOAG) voting members who have completed 30 consecutive or non-consecutive days of BCOAG-related activities.  Voting members in good standing are eligible for this award once during their three (3) year BCOAG term.

BCOAG voting members who meet the eligibility requirements are encouraged to submit their application package containing:

Only self nominations are accepted.  Instructions on completing the BCOAG Special Assignment Award Service Activity Log are provided on the activity log form.

Special Assignment Award Recipients
Name of Recipient


CAPT Kimberly Rains

CDR David Wright

LCDR Erika Odom

LCDR Ekwutosi Okoroh

LCDR Gayle Tuckett 


CDR Latonia Ford
CDR Julia Bryan
CDR Delia Jones-McHorgh
LCDR Nadra Tyus
LCDR Filita Moore
LCDR Bryna Forson




CDR Kofi Ansah
CDR Terry Harrison
CDR Aisha Mix

LCDR Hamet Touré

LCDR Eboni Taylor

CDR Tarsha Cavanaugh
CDR Jennifer Jones
LCDR Zewditu Demissie
LCDR Sylvester Smith
CDR Jemekia Thornton


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