Developing NCOs one evaluation at a time

By Sgt. 1st Class E.L. CraigJanuary 14, 2014

LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Singerhouse gives a class on the Army's Noncommissioned Officer Evaluation Report and what goes into it during a noncommissioned officer development program class held at Forward Operating Base Torkham Jan. 11, 2014.  Singerhouse's NCODP class was part of his battalion's Wild Boar Will initiative, designed to give Soldiers, and leaders, resiliency and knowledge to grow personally and professionally. "I just wanted them to know how the NCOER worked and what the excellence and success… meant as we prepare to be inundated with NCOERs upon redeployment," said Singerhouse. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig, Task Force Patriot PAO)
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Singerhouse gives a class on the Army's Noncommissioned Officer Evaluation Report and what goes into it during a noncommissioned officer development program class held at Forward Operating Base Torkham Jan. 11, 2014. Singerhouse's NCODP class was part of his battalion's Wild Boar Will initiative, designed to give Soldiers, and leaders, resiliency and knowledge to grow personally and professionally. "I just wanted them to know how the NCOER worked and what the excellence and success… meant as we prepare to be inundated with NCOERs upon redeployment," said Singerhouse. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig, Task Force Patriot PAO) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class E.L. Craig) VIEW ORIGINAL
LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " Soldiers with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment enjoy lighthearted moment during a class at Forward Operating Base Torkham Jan.11, 2014. The class covered understanding and accurately writing the noncommissioned officer evaluation report. The battalion's senior enlisted advisor taught the class as part of a noncommissioned officer development program. The NCODP class was part of his battalion's Wild Boar Will initiative, designed to give Soldiers, and leaders, resiliency and knowledge to grow personally and professionally. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig, Task Force Patriot PAO)
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " Soldiers with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment enjoy lighthearted moment during a class at Forward Operating Base Torkham Jan.11, 2014. The class covered understanding and accurately writing the noncommissioned officer evaluation report. The battalion's senior enlisted advisor taught the class as part of a noncommissioned officer development program. The NCODP class was part of his battalion's Wild Boar Will initiative, designed to give Soldiers, and leaders, resiliency and knowledge to grow personally and professionally. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig, Task Force Patriot PAO) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class E.L. Craig) VIEW ORIGINAL
LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. Alexander Weston, of Granada Hills, Calif., listens during a class on understanding and accurately writing the noncommissioned officer evaluation report at Forward Operating Base Torkham Jan. 11, 2014. Weston serves as a team leader with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment. The NCOER class was part of a noncommissioned officer development program supporting the battalion's Wild Boar Will program which teaches Soldiers skills to enhance their personal and professional lives. The battalion's senior enlisted advisor came down to the company to teach the class. 2nd Battalion is part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig, Task Force Patriot PAO)
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. Alexander Weston, of Granada Hills, Calif., listens during a class on understanding and accurately writing the noncommissioned officer evaluation report at Forward Operating Base Torkham Jan. 11, 2014. Weston serves as a team leader with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment. The NCOER class was part of a noncommissioned officer development program supporting the battalion's Wild Boar Will program which teaches Soldiers skills to enhance their personal and professional lives. The battalion's senior enlisted advisor came down to the company to teach the class. 2nd Battalion is part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig, Task Force Patriot PAO) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class E.L. Craig) VIEW ORIGINAL