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NEWS | Nov. 14, 2012

Seven Team Charleston senior master sergeants selected for E-9

By Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

Air Force officials recently released the list of 454 senior master sergeants selected for promotion to chief master sergeant. Seven senior master sergeants were from Joint Base Charleston.

Congratulations to Team Charleston's newest chief master sergeants selects.

628th Aerospace Medicine Squadron
Senior Master Sgt. Jan Menard

628th Contracting Squadron
Senior Master Sgt. Wendell Simms

315th Maintenance Squadron
Senior Master Sgt. Ronald Johnson
Senior Master Sgt. Neil Mann
Senior Master Sgt. David Turner

315th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron
Senior Master Sgt. Bart Walters

81st Aerial Port Squadron
Senior Master Sgt. Bradley Levander

To see the full list, go to

Those selected represent 22.9 percent of the 1,981 eligible for consideration, and when promoted will be among an elite group of enlisted members who make up less than one percent of the enlisted force. The average score for those selected was 665.84, with an average time in grade of 3.04 years and time in service of 22.30 years. The average score for enlisted performance reports was 135. Average decorations score was 24.49, and the average promotion fitness exam score was 67.73. Those selected will be promoted according to their promotion sequence number beginning in January.

For more information about promotions and other personnel issues, visit the myPers website at