Contact Information

Corbett, Douglas Employment Support Specialist 82 Marine St.
St. Augustine FL 32084
904-823-0172
douglas.h.corbett.ctr@mail.mil

Luna, Maureen Program Support Technician PO Box 530524
Miami Shores FL 33301
954-594-7883
maureen.e.luna.ctr@mail.mil

Jones, Garfield Administrative Support Technician 9500 Armed Forces Dr.
Orlando FL 32847
407-856-6100 x 1519
garfield.jones@navy.mil

Johnson, Amanda Administrative Support Technician 82 Marine St.
St. Augustine FL 32084
(904) 823-0336
amanda.v.johnson11.ctr@mail.mil

Starling, Al Employment Transition Coordinator 82 Marine St.
St. Augustine FL 32084
904-823-0158
herbert.a.starling.ctr@mail.mil

Florida

Committee Leadership

Judge Gregory Holder State Chair Mr. James Dicks ITT Director/Employer Initiative Program Director
Mr. Ed Apodaca Vice Chair Mr. Steve Read Military Outreach Director
Mr. Lenny Miller Vice Chair Mr. Arden Dickey Ombudsman Director
Mr. Martin Rosen Bosslift Director Ms. Mary McFate Public Affairs Director
Mr. Peter Caspari Employer Outreach Director Mr. Roger Trout Training Director

  

ESGR, a Department of Defense office, is comprised of dedicated and trained volunteers and staff. We will develop and promote employer support for Guard and Reserve service by advocating relevant initiatives, recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of applicable laws, and resolving conflict between employers and service members.

ESGR informs and educates service members and their civilian employers regarding their rights and responsibilities governed by the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (USERRA). ESGR does not have statutory authority to enforce, but serves as a neutral, free resource to employers and service members. ESGR’s trained ombudsmen provide mediation of issues relating to compliance with USERRA.

News

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July 28, 2014Department of Defense announces 15 recipients of 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award
WASHINGTON –­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced today 15 recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest honor DoD gives to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees. Learn More.
May 14, 2014National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of April 29, 2014
The Army Reserve, Navy Reserve and Marine Corps Reserve announced this week a decrease in activated reservists, while the Army National Guard, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve announced an increase of National Guard members and activated reservists. The Coast Guard Reserve announced no change in the number of activated reservists. The net collective result is 63 more activated National Guard members and reservists in comparison to last week. Learn More.