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 Membership on the SECNAV Retiree Council is normally for three years with an annual reappointment.  To maintain continuity, about one-third of Council members are newly appointed each year.  Applicants for membership are customarily solicited in the Spring or Summer. Interested applicants should follow the instructions provided below.  Appointments are announced early each calendar year.

Follow the instructions below and attach a one-page resume and photograph (head and shoulders).  The one-page resume must include:

  • basic contact information (mailing address, phone number(s), email address(es))
  • one paragraph highlighting applicant's military career, including highest rank achieved, military specialty, total years active duty, total years of Reserve service (if applicable), service entry date, and retirement date
  • one paragraph highlighting post-military civilian career to include current civilian position held and number of years spent in civilian career; and 
  • education to include degree(s) and field of study.

For Navy Applicants mail applications to:

Navy Retired Activities Office (OPNAV N170C)

5720 Integrity Drive

Building 457 Room 202

Millington, TN 38055

  For Marine Corps Applicants mail applications to:
  Head Retired Activities Section
  MM Division, Separation and Retirement Branch
  (Attn: Mr. Combs)
  3280 Russell Roads
  Quantico, VA 22134

NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND: 5720 Integrity Drive, Millington TN 38055-0000
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