SOG Airmen selected for master sergeant

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Air Force officials recently selected 20 technical sergeants assigned to the 353rd Special Operations Group for promotion to master sergeant May 27.

The selectees are:

353rd Special Operations Group
James Lamont
Robert Mackey Jr.
Larry Morgan Jr.
Christopher Nugent
Philip Vaughn
Brian Williams
Eddie Ybarra

320 Special Tactics Squadron
Michael Anderson
William Reisner
Keith Witherspoon

353rd Maintenance Squadron
Jason Blehm
Michael Martin
Ovie Reeves

353rd Operations Support Squadron
Francisco Fernandez-Parejo
Leamada Glover
Tammy List
Jerome Mack
Michael Steele
Gregory Stout
Myron Ward

Air Force officials selected 5,424 of 21,829 eligible technical sergeants for promotion to master sergeant for a selection rate of 24.85 percent. The selection rate for the 353rd SOG was 27 percent.

The average score for those selected was 341.18, with an average time in grade of 4.49 years and an average time in service of 15.88 years. The average score was based on the following point averages: 134.27 for enlisted performance reports, 11.40 for decorations, 79.69 for the promotion fitness examination and 63.59 for the specialty knowledge test.

Those selected for master sergeant will be promoted according to their promotion sequence number beginning in August 2010.