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the role of a leader. Of the 26 students, 10 were not ROA members; six signed up- and five of those became life members! Two others indicated on their evaluation forms they might join in the future. San Diego City Councilwoman Lorie Zapf presented a proclamation declaring the weekend as Reserve Officers Association Weekend. The mayor of San Diego, Kevin Faulconer, also provided a certificate of appreciation that read, "Reserve Officers Association Golden West Annual Convention and JOPDS Seminar, in recognition of your heroic efforts in keeping America safe." I am always on the lookout for instructors; if you're interested, contact me at robinson4ken@gmail.com. The next programs will be Oct.14-16 at Nellis AFB, Nevada, and April 21-23, 2017, at the Bard Mansion at Port Hueneme, California. The program at Nellis AFB will include a Joint Enlisted Professional Development Seminar (JEPDS). Yes, we have developed an enlisted track; this might be the first one that anyone in ROA has attempted! So, get the word out for JEPDS and JOPDS. To help you do that, here are the syllabi for the two courses: Joint Enlisted Professional Development Seminar Critical Communications Course: Mix of lecture and practical exercises. Emphasis will be on nonverbal messaging. Doing More With Less: Emphasis will be on how the Air Force Reserve is morphing into an "operational" Reserve. Enlisted Evaluations: Emphasis will be on writing active bullet statements (action, result and impact). Air-Sea Battle Concept: It's an operational concept, a tactical battle plan. Considering Cultures: Builds understanding of regional factors that affect national foreign policy and explores global, regional and cultural issues associated with participating in joint and coalition operations. It stresses the importance of cultural awareness and intercultural competence when dealing with the peoples of regions likely to require U.S. military assistance. Interacting With Senior NCOs and Senior Officers: Open forum panel. Professional Responsibilities and Networking: Participation in groups such as AFA, AUSA, AUSN, CIOR, EANGUS, ROA, UPORFA, etc. Joint Officer Professional Development Seminar Officer Development: Roles and responsibilities of professional military officers. Students have heard this before, but honestly, where do you fit in? P r e p a r e for C om m a n d a n d Mentorship: Ability to inspire, develop and take care of diverse groups of individuals while leading them to mission success. Considering Cultures: Builds understanding of regional factors that affect national foreign policy and explores global, regional and cultural issues 62 THE OFFICER / FALL 2016 associated with participating in joint and coalition operations. It stresses the importance of cultural awareness and intercultural competence when dealing with the peoples of regions likely to require U.S. military assistance. O r ga n i z at ion a l L e a der s h ip: Financial, informational, technological, material, warfare and human. Working in the "Inter" Realm: Joint interagency, intergovernmental and multinational environments. COCOMs & AFRICOM: What they are, what the book says and how they actually run. Interacting With Senior NCOs and Senior Officers: Open forum panel. Advanced Education: Ser v ice schools. Professiona l Responsibilities and Networking: Participation in groups such as AFA, AUSA, AUSN, C IOR , MOW W, NG AUS , ROA , UPORFA, etc.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Officer - Fall 2016

ADVERTISERS’ INDEX
PRESIDENT’S COLUMN
OPENING SHOTS
FEEDBACK
CAPITOL HILL CONNECTION
HEARING THE VOICE OF THE RESERVE COMPONENT
WHAT IT MEANS TO ‘FIGHT’ FOR RESERVISTS
HEALTH CARE REFORM
SERVICE MEMBERS LAW CENTER
THE MILLENNIAL RESERVIST
CARING FOR THE CAREGIVERS
ATTEN-SHUN!
SERVICE MEMBERS’ MENTAL HEALTH IS CRITICAL TO READINESS
UNITED STATES COAST GUARD RESERVE
NATIONAL SECURITY REPORT
OFFICE OF THE CHIEF, NATIONAL GUARD BUREAU
OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR MANPOWER AND RESERVE AFFAIRS (M & RA)
ARMY RESERVE
MARINE FORCES RESERVE
NAVY RESERVE
COAST GUARD RESERVE
AIR FORCE RESERVE
RESERVE LIFE
2016 ROA NATIONAL CONVENTION
PROUD TO SERVE
DEPARTMENT AND CHAPTER NEWS
BOOK REVIEWS
STARS FOUNDATION PLAYS A VITAL ROLE IN SUPPORTING RESERVISTS
HELPING DEPLOYED RESERVISTS’ CHILDREN SUCCEED AT SCHOOL
STARS INDUSTRY NEWS
USAA’S CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY GOES ABOVE FOR THOSE WHO GO BEYOND
UNITED CONCORDIA’S ACTIVE DUTY DENTAL PROGRAM HELPS PREPARE RESERVE AND GUARD FOR EARLY ACTIVATION
BOEING’S C-40A CLIPPER JET BRINGS POWER AND SAVINGS TO THE NAVY
STARS BRIEFS
SALVO
The Officer - Fall 2016 - Cover1
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - ADVERTISERS’ INDEX
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - PRESIDENT’S COLUMN
The Officer - Fall 2016 - OPENING SHOTS
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - FEEDBACK
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - HEARING THE VOICE OF THE RESERVE COMPONENT
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - WHAT IT MEANS TO ‘FIGHT’ FOR RESERVISTS
The Officer - Fall 2016 - HEALTH CARE REFORM
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - SERVICE MEMBERS LAW CENTER
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - THE MILLENNIAL RESERVIST
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - CARING FOR THE CAREGIVERS
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - ATTEN-SHUN!
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - SERVICE MEMBERS’ MENTAL HEALTH IS CRITICAL TO READINESS
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - NATIONAL SECURITY REPORT
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - OFFICE OF THE CHIEF, NATIONAL GUARD BUREAU
The Officer - Fall 2016 - ARMY RESERVE
The Officer - Fall 2016 - MARINE FORCES RESERVE
The Officer - Fall 2016 - NAVY RESERVE
The Officer - Fall 2016 - COAST GUARD RESERVE
The Officer - Fall 2016 - AIR FORCE RESERVE
The Officer - Fall 2016 - 2016 ROA NATIONAL CONVENTION
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - PROUD TO SERVE
The Officer - Fall 2016 - DEPARTMENT AND CHAPTER NEWS
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - BOOK REVIEWS
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - STARS FOUNDATION PLAYS A VITAL ROLE IN SUPPORTING RESERVISTS
The Officer - Fall 2016 - HELPING DEPLOYED RESERVISTS’ CHILDREN SUCCEED AT SCHOOL
The Officer - Fall 2016 - USAA’S CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY GOES ABOVE FOR THOSE WHO GO BEYOND
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - UNITED CONCORDIA’S ACTIVE DUTY DENTAL PROGRAM HELPS PREPARE RESERVE AND GUARD FOR EARLY ACTIVATION
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - STARS BRIEFS
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The Officer - Fall 2016 - SALVO
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