RDML Valdes wants to be transparent and selective about writing letters to selection boards. His desire is that if he writes a letter to a selection board endorsing a physician it is meaningful and a very deserving candidate. Attached is the guidelines for submitting a request for a letter.
All request must be endorsed by the officers current CO. Then the request needs to be submitted to the Deputy Corps Chief Office by 1 DEC for the upcoming O6 board. We will review the request, ensure complete packages and present the top candidates to RDML Valdes for consideration.