CPOA Officers and Chairs
CSCS Mason Champlin
As a Chicago native, Mason enlisted in the United States Coast Guard in 2009. He is currently assigned as the Lead Special Command Aide at Atlantic Area. Mason has been an active member and leader in the CPOA since 2018. Mason and his wife Stephanie have been married since 2011. They have a beautiful daughter, Addison, and two senior dogs, Sandy and Layla.
BMC Julia Kinney
Treasurer & Budget Chair
Julia has served in the Coast Guard since 2005 and is currently assigned to C5ISC Training Detachment in Portsmouth, VA. She has been married to her husband Alan since 2010 and had their son Jackson in 2013. Julia is active with her son's baseball team, is an avid snowboarder, and participates in her local softball league. She has been an active member of the CPOA since 2022
YNC Staci Hinton
Community Service Chair
Staci has served in the Coast Guard for the past 24 years, 9 of those were served in the Reserves. She is currently serving as the Admin Div Chief at Maritime Security Response Team East in Chesapeake, VA and has been a member of the CPOA since 2018. She has 4 children, 2 attend Louisiana State Univ (GO TIGERS), but she’s a ROLLTIDE fan.
ETC Jeffery McEvoy
Jef has served in the Coast Guard since 2003 and is currently assigned to C5I Service Center, Portsmouth, VA. He joined the CPOA in 2018 but previously served as Treasurer with the CGEA. Jef relocated to Chesapeake, VA from Shoreline, WA in 2021 with his wife of 18 years, two children, one dog, and two cats.
CSC Michael Edwards
Mike has served in the Coast Guard since 2010. He is currently assigned as the Wheelhouse Manager in Portsmouth, VA. He joined the CPOA in 2018. Mike and his wife, Chrissie, have three kids and two dogs.
OSCS Kyle Holbrook
Scholarship Committee Chair
Born and raised in Alaska, Kyle enlisted in the Coast Guard in 2006. He currently serves as the SAROPS International Program Manager, where he manages a portfolio of maritime SAR technology for nine countries. Kyle has also been an active member in the CPOA since 2016. He has been married to Sarah Holbrook for the last eleven years and they have two children, Emerson and Everett.
YNCS Armaris Narvaez
Armaris has served in the Coast Guard since 2009 and is currently assigned to the Incident Management Assist Team (IMAT) in Norfolk, VA. She has been an active member of the CPOA since 2020. She is married member to member to a Navy Hospital Corpsman and have 3 children, her oldest is also serving in US Navy.
YNC Leslie McCready
Leslie has served in the Coast Guard since 2007 and is currently assigned to CG HSWS SC in Norfolk, VA. She has been an active member of the CPOA since advancing to Chief Petty Officer in 2021. She is married to her best friend, Matt, and they have a daughter, son, and poodle.
PAC Connie Terrell
Public Affairs Chair
Connie has served in the Coast Guard since 2003 and is currently the assistant Public Affairs Officer for D5 External Affairs. She joined the CPOA after advancing to Chief in 2022. The Alabama native, who considers San Diego home, is married to her amazing wife, Sarah, and together their "herd" includes four kids, three dogs, two cats, and fish.