VICE ADMIRAL JOHN B. NOWELL, JR., Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Manpower, Personnel, Training, and Education, N1, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations/Chief of Naval Personnel

The Manpower, Personnel, Training and Education (MPT&E) enterprise is responsible for manning the Fleet and for making sure that our Sailors are ready for the litany of jobs and tasks they will be asked to undertake in the Navy. Such responsibility includes finding and recruiting talented individuals to serve, executing training pipelines that take young Sailors through their initial education and beyond, and ensuring that our ships, squadrons, and submarines are fully manned.[1]


Updated by Kristin Stiner, May 2022