PS3(SW) Ernest Owusu

Job:  Personnel Specialist on USS Farragut

Age:  34

Hometown:  Accra, Ghana

Favorite Hobby:  Checkers/Chess

Hero:  All leaders and Sailors who do great things and who are humble.

Best Piece of Advice Received:  Do not copy anyone, just do your best.

Goal for the Navy:  To become an Officer or focus on achieving the rank of Master Chief.

How has the Navy Improved Your Life:  Positively - the Navy has made me smart, strong, and professional.

Why was this Sailor Chosen to be Highlighted:  PS3(SW) Owusu has been a tremendous asset to FARRAGUT since the first day he stepped onboard!  He demonstrates an inspirational work ethic and resolute professionalism in all endeavors.  Petty Officer Owusu personally adjudicated over 600 pay issues, 20 transfers and 15 screening packages, while providing OJT to a PSSN.  Petty Officer Owusu earned selection as the FY2016(Q2) Blue Jacket of the Quarter and two Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals during his tenure.