posted on September 09, 2009 16:07
Any eligible officer, whether in-zone or above-zone may communicate with a promotion selection board. Ensure your communication is sent about a week before the board to allow for processing. Any communication must arrive to the board the day before the board convenes. The communication should be in accordance with MILPERSMAN 1420-10A and may include as enclosures, correspondence form any individual (third party) concerning the eligible officer. No DIRECT third party correspondence is allowed. Classified correspondence will not be accepted.
Annually, normally in December, the Navy Reserve zone and convening message is promulgated. In that message is information concerning communicating with a selection board for that board cycle. The standard address used for sending communications to the board is:
PRESIDENT, FY-10 RESERVE (GRADE) (LINE OR STAFF)
PROMOTION SELECTION BOARD # ________
NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND (PERS-00R)
5720 INTEGRITY DRIVE
MILLINGTON, TN 38055
The letter format follows Navy correspondence. An example follows.
From: Commander John P. Jones, USNR, 123-45-6789/1115
To: President, FY-XX Reserve (Grade) Line (or Staff) Promotion Selection Board
Subj: INFORMATION TO BE CONSIDERED
Encl: (1) Fitness Report for the period 1 Oct XX to 30 Sept XX
(2) Navy Commendation Citation
1. Enclosures (1) through (3) are forward for consideration.
2. ( This paragraph may be used to explain any matter to the board which the eligible officer considers important.)
J. P. JONES