Welcome to the Public Affairs community homepage. The purpose of this website is to provide a centralized, easy to use source of professional information to assist Active 1650-designated Public Affairs Officers (PAOs).
Assignments & Placement (PERS-448)
PERS-448 Assignments Branch of the Navy Personnel Command handles detailing of Active Duty PAOs. PERS-448 also conducts the Placement Officer function representing specific Public Affairs commands.
Officer Community Manager (BUPERS 318E)
Officer Community Manager (OCM) Manage overall community health to include accessions, promotion planning, diversity, and manning of Public Affairs Officers.