Supply Corps Flag Nominated for Promotion

Rear Admiral (lower half) John P. Polowczyk selected for promotion to the rank of Rear Admiral

Rear Adm. John P. Polowczyk is currently serving as director, Logistics Programs and Business Operations (OPNAV N41), Washington, D.C.

Rear Adm. Polowczyk earned a bachelor’s degree from the United States Naval Academy. He also holds master’s degrees in Contract and Acquisition Management from the Naval Postgraduate School and National Resource Strategy from the National Defense University Industrial College of the Armed Forces. He has also received advanced education through the Executive Education Program offered at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

Rear Adm. Polowczyk’s afloat assignments include USS Queenfish (SSN 651); USS Peterson (DD 969); and USS Bataan (LHD 5).

Previous duty stations include director, Fleet Ordnance and Supply, and Fleet Supply Officer, N41, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; comptroller, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; commanding officer, NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; business management officer, U.S. Joint Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; military assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Financial Management & Comptroller), Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, N41, Washington, District of Columbia.; business financial manager, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Washington, D.C.; financial officer, Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; contracting officer, NAVSEA; and instructor, Naval Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia.

May/June 2017