Naval District Washington welcomed its new regional Equal Opportunity Advisory (EOA) Oct. 4, Chief Mass Communication Specialist (SW) Terry Spain. He will serve as the advisor to the regional commander on EO and Sexual Harassment concerns, and provides EO briefings, training and assist visits to subordinate commands, Command Manager Equal Opportunity Managers (CMEO'S).
Additionally, he collaborates with Center for Personal and Professional Development (CPPD) to coordinate annual Mobile Training Team (MTT) requirements for the region.
While at the region, Spain's main goals are to educate Sailors on diversity and ensure that all subordinate commands CMEO's are qualified and well trained.
In order to qualify as an EOA, Spain completed the 12-week course at the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute in Cocoa Beach, Fla.
For matters concerning Equal Opportunity or Sexual Harassment within the region, contact Spain at (202) 433-7527 or sam.spainnavy.mil.