Coast Guard Chapter of Blacks In Government


Tammie Perry is Secretary of the Coast Guard Chapter.   Tammie is an Operations Specialist

1. To be an advocate of equal opportunity for Blacks in government.
2. To eliminate practices of racism and racial discrimination against Blacks in government.
3. To promote professionalism among Blacks in government.
4. To develop and promote programs which will enhance ethnic pride and educational opportunities for Blacks in government.
5. To establish a mechanism for gathering and disseminating information for Blacks in government.
6. To provide a nonpartisan platform on major issues of local, regional and national significance that affect Blacks in government.


Glenn Grayer is President of the Coast Guard Chapter. His area of expertise focuses on leading change in a diverse workforce. President Grayer is a Program Manager for FORCECOM.

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About CGC & Executive Committee

Goals and Objectives

President's Message


I accepted the nomination as your Chapter President with gratitude for the confidence it implies, and with a deep sense of the responsibility it imposes. I strongly endorse the principles set forth in the bylaws and Blacks In Government  Inc. (BIG) as a whole.

It is my hope that you are inspired to take advantage of this tremendous opportunity.  BIG is a organization focused on promoting equity, excellence and opportunity at all levels of government service. 

Becoming a member of BIG is the first step. The second step is affiliating with a local Chapter, this is very important and ultimately your responsibility. It's at the Chapter level you gain your own personal sense of accomplishment and learn your true value and purpose. 

Lastly, it is my hope that you participate, by learning to lead or to lead.  And please don't leave anyone behind, invite your co-workers, friends and family to take advantage of this opportunity.

Very Respectfully,

YN2 Glenn Grayer
President, Coast Guard Chapter

"Inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more."


1st Vice President



Dewayne Corbett is Chief Financial Officer for the Chapter.  Dewayne is a Program Manager under the Assistant Commandant for Engineering and Logistics.

2nd Vice President

Mary Cunningham is 2nd Vice President of the Coast Guard Chapter. Her area of expertise focuses on creating a diverse workforce. Mary (Toni) is the EA to the Director of Civil Rights.

Sergeant At Arms

William Speight is the Sergeant At Arms for the Coast Guard Chapter. He is a Financial Specialist with the Department of Homeland Security and a Coast Guard retiree.


3rd Vice President

Marlo Mullen is 3rd Vice President of the Coast Guard Chapter. His area of expertise is Information Technology. Marlo is Project Manager for the National Pollution Funds Center.

To promote professionalism and advocate excellence, equity and opportunity among Blacks in the United States Coast Guard and Civil Service. Develop and promote programs which will enhance ethnic pride and educational opportunities by networking our resources together to address issues of mutual concern.