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6 Team Buckley members selected for SMSgt promotion

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There were six Team Buckley master sergeants notified for selection to senior master sergeant following the 2013 promotion release Feb. 28, 2013, at Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. (U.S. Air Force graphic)

Master Sgt. Jill LaVoie, 460th Space Wing Public Affairs superintendent, gets her newest stripes “tacked on” by Col. Dan Dant, 460th SW commander, and Chief Master Sgt. William Ward, 460th SW command chief, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. LaVoie is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Jill LaVoie, 460th Space Wing Public Affairs superintendent, gets her newest stripes “tacked on” by Col. Dan Dant, 460th SW commander, and Chief Master Sgt. William Ward, 460th SW command chief, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. LaVoie is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Ray Miller, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Miller is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Ray Miller, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Miller is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Edward Cutshaw, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Cutshaw is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Edward Cutshaw, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Cutshaw is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Terry Burson, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Burson is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Terry Burson, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Burson is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Robert Rogers, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Rogers is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. Robert Rogers, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Rogers is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. James Seballes, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Seballes is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

Master Sgt. James Seballes, 566th Intelligence Squadron, is recognized for promotion selection by Lt. Col. Adam Stone, 566th IS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Edward Slacum, 566th IS superintendent, during a promotion release party Feb. 28, 2013, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Seballes is one of six Team Buckley senior master sergeants selects. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Rau/Released)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- There were six Team Buckley master sergeants notified they were selected for promotion to senior master sergeant following the 2013 promotion release Feb. 28.

Congratulations to the following master sergeants:

460th Space Wing
Jill LaVoie

566th Intelligence Squadron
Terry Burson
Edward Cutshaw
Ray Miller
Robert Rogers
James Seballes

Of the more than 12,000 eligible master sergeants in the Air Force, approximately 1,300 were selected for promotion at a 10.65 percent promotion rate.

The average overall score for those selected was 673.11. Selectees' average time in grade was 4.02 years and time in service was 18.89 years. Other score averages included 135.00 for enlisted performance reports, 20.63 for decorations and 71.73 for the Promotion Fitness Exam.

Selectee promotions will begin in April, in order of promotion sequence numbers.

Selections are tentative until the data verification process is complete, which is no later than 10 days after the promotion release date. Personnel officials will notify Airmen, via military personnel sections, if their selection is in question.

The list will be accessible on the AFPC public news page and social media sites, the Air Force Personnel Services website, and the Air Force Portal.

For more information about promotion opportunities and other personnel issues, visit the myPers website at https://mypers.af.mil.
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