NORFOLK, Va. — Aerographer’s Mate 1st Class Brendy Carter assigned to Fleet Weather Center (FWC), Norfolk, Virginia, was recognized by the Commander of Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Rear Admiral Rick Williamson, for her holiday season volunteer work and participation in the command’s Coalition of Sailors Against Destructive Decisions (CSADD) chapter and the command’s Junior Sailor’s Association (JSA).
“It was awesome that we were recognized for our hard work,” she said. “It was an honor to receive a command coin from the admiral. Hard work, team work, and dedication do pay off!”
Carter, along with several other members of FWC, and the command’s CSADD chapter and JSA, put up decorations to help raise the holiday spirit and bring joy and cheer to their fellow Sailors.
Carter, who has been in the Navy for 16 years, is a native of Glen Burnie, Maryland. Her father, Louis Moore, resides in Glen Burnie and her mother, Betty Todd, resides in Edgewood, Maryland.
The Coalition of Sailors against Destructive Decisions and the Junior Sailor’s Association was established to bond Fleet Weather Center Norfolk junior Sailors and to create a culture in which shipmate’s help shipmates maintain a course of success through good decision making. Along with this, the chapter provides training material and the promotion of a good work environment for all Sailors to follow.