Strategic Planning Department
The Strategic Planning Department supports NEXCOM and senior staff by facilitating development of implementation plans for the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary’s strategies and foster advanced strategic thinking at all levels of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary leadership.
The Department assists NEXCOM in developing targeted strategies to ensure U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary relevance and success in future operating environments and provide NEXCOM and senior leadership with tools, techniques and processes to simplify the strategic planning process.
The Strategic Planning Department acts as a liaison with U.S. Coast Guard (Gold side) strategic analysis functions, representing the Coast Guard Auxiliary’s interests and strategic intent.
We work closely with the Performance Measurement Department to integrate performance measurements into long-range strategies for the organization.
The Strategic Planning Department supports other directorates by providing guidance with understanding the strategic plans developed at the NEXCOM level and assisting with creation of relevant implementation plans for relevant strategies.
We provide our fellow directors with tools, techniques and processes to aid in the creation of implementation plans and provide qualified facilitators to support planning.
The Strategic Department is responsible for creating and maintaining the NACOs Auxiliary Strategic plan and fostering advanced strategic thinking at all levels of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary leadership.
The strategic planning department supports NEXCOM by providing highly qualified, competent and skilled personnel for strategic planning and facilitation activities.
Goal 1: Maintain and enhance the Auxiliary National Strategic Plan as required by NACO and NEXCOM.
Goal 2: Enhance, develop the Auxiliary University Program and grow it until it achieves wide recognition and the state of self-sustainment.
Goal 3: Enhance and develop the facilitator cadre.
Goal 4: Enhance and develop the "incubator" program.
Strategic Planning Divisions & Functions
Auxiliary University Division