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NAVSUP Energy selected NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Yokosuka Deputy Fuels Director SCPO Criss Coleman as the 2016 Navy Fuels Chief Petty Officer (CPO) of the Year (Excellence in Naval Fuel Management Recognition Program). Coleman directly supervises 11 Sailors and provides supervisory oversight for one U.S. civil service employee and 100 Japanese national master labor contractors. As a Site Sasebo senior enlisted leader, he provides deck plate leadership and institutional/technical expertise to 29 Sailors and two junior officers while creating positive command climate, unit cohesiveness and morale. Coleman is directly involved in every facet of terminal operations, maintenance, construction, inspections and repair. He provides the right solution, on time, every time. He is also dedicated to professional development and community service. He is a year-round volunteer at Hui-town community center teaching English as a second language and facilitating cultural exchange with local nationals. His devotion helps build relationships and strengthens ties between the base and local community. Coleman consistently exhibits impeccable judgment and a clear focus on process in his daily management of operations.