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In Memory of 15 ASMC members killed in the Pentagon attack.  9/11/2001



Sponsored by Washington Chapter
US Coast Guard Members



Speaker:  CAPT Tom Jones,  [Bio]
     Chief of CG-82, Office of Budget and Programs
CDR Tom Harker,  [Bio]
     Deputy of CG-85, Office of Financial Transformation and Compliance

United States Coast Guard [Website]

RDML Taylor who was scheduled, was not able to speak due to short fuse commitments with the Prospective Commandant)

Topic: "Coast Guard Financial Imperatives"

            Attendees earn 0.5 CPE.  

ASMC Washington Chapter Elections, 
In accordance with Article V of the ASMC Washington Chapter Constitution elections will be conducted at the end of the Chapter's April luncheon on April 21, 2010.  Nominations for the open positions have been gathered and write-in votes are allowed.

The Chapter membership will elect Service Vice Presidents for the 2010-2011 two year term of office.  Elected VPs, act as the primary communication link between the Chapter and Washington Chapter members in their Component/Organization, assist with Chapter luncheons and events, and participate in general Chapter management.  A complete description of VP duties is available on the Chapter website at the following link:


PLACE:    Holiday Inn
2460 Eisenhower Ave
Alexandria, VA 22314


Easy walk from Eisenhower Avenue Metro station (Yellow Line).


Download vCalendar file:

DATE:     Wednesday, 21 April 2010
TIME:      Social 11:30,     Lunch 12:00


Members       $20.00 $22.00
Non-Members $22.00 $24.00
Seating limited.  Please reserve early!
Advance payment not required, but a confirmed reservation is!
Lunch Menu: Choice of Entrée: TBD

Please download and post luncheon Flyer in your workspaces.       

All luncheon attendees will be entered in a raffle to win 2 certificates good for a future free luncheon admission.  One certificate is for the winner's own use and the other is for the winner to give to a potential new member.


The February Luncheon winner was:   Claudia Hickey, CDFM, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) Directorate for Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness (FIAR) 


General Information:  For reservations contact your Service Assistant Secretary (by noon Friday, April  16th).  Please make checks payable to ASMC.   If it is necessary to cancel a reservation after the deadline, payment is not returned.  Civilians and military personnel of all ranks are eligible for membership and are welcome to attend.  Correct change or checks appreciated at the door.


Click on your service Rep to send email RSVP or call number provided.

Army Nicol Martin (703) 693-2586
Navy Veronica Trent (703) 693-0833
Marine Corps Myra Ragan (703) 692-5266
Air Force Tina Miller (703) 588-6371
Coast Guard Nick Abate (703) 448-6081
 x 274
OSD/Defense Agencies Demaryl D. Singleton (703) 882-2251
Corporate/Retired Member Rep Kristin Hilbert (703) 473-8848

Sponsorship of future luncheons:     


21 Apr Navy
19 May Army
14 Jun AF
28 Jul USMC
18 Aug DFAS
15 Sep OSD
20 Oct CG
15 Nov Army
TBD Dec Holiday Social (Navy Sponsor)

     Captain Thomas Jones graduated from the University of Maryland in December 1983 and immediately reported to Officer Candidate School in Yorktown, Virginia.  He later earned a Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois, a Master of Public Administration Degree from Old Dominion University and recently a Master of Arts Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.
Following graduation from OCS in May of 1984, Captain Jones served on the Fifth Coast Guard District Civil Engineering staff, and then Coast Guard Cutters TANEY and INGHAM.  Following his sea tours, Captain Jones served as the Greater Antilles Section Civil Engineer and Industrial Manager.  Later he attended the University of Illinois and served as a project manager at the Facilities Design and Construction Center, Atlantic and Facilities Engineering Officer at Integrated Support Command Portsmouth.  Captain Jones served for three years as a Program Reviewer and the Acquisition, Construction and Improvements (AC&I) Budget Coordinator in the Coast Guard Chief of Staff’s office.  Following command of Civil Engineering Unit Providence and the Naval War College, CAPT Jones served as Commanding Officer of the Coast Guard Research & Development Center.  He currently serves as the Chief, Office of Budget and Programs at Coast Guard Headquarters.
     Commander Tom Harker has served for more than 18 years on active duty in the Coast Guard, in a mixture of operational and financial management tours.  He currently serves as the deputy for the office of financial transformation and compliance, the office that leads the internal control and audit readiness effort for the Coast Guard.  Commander Harker received a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Miami, is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Virginia, and obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley.  Prior tours of duty include Comptroller at Integrated Support Command San Pedro, business manager for the buoy tender replacement project, operations officer USCGC VALIANT, Seventh Coast Guard district law enforcement staff, District Seven Tactical Law Enforcement Team and deck watch officer on USCGC DAUNTLESS.  

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