Pictured left to right: Rex Buffington, Executive Director of the Stennis Center; LCDR Matthew Fannin, 2016 Admiral Award recipient; and Captain Douglas Verrissimo, Commanding Officer of the USS CARL VINSON
The Stennis Center presented its leadership awards for the USS CARL VINSON aircraft carrier on December 15, 2016. The Admiral, Swamp Fox, and Bulldog Leadership Awards recognize the individuals who have demonstrated sustained superior performance and exhibited the most exceptional leadership skills. The Stennis Center conducts a special leadership awards program for eight nuclear-powered aircraft carriers.