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GoArmyEd: NG-Professional Education Center (PEC)


National Guard Bureau
111 South George Mason Drive
Arlington, VA 22204


National Guard Bureau (NGB) Contact Info

Education Services Branch Inbox:  ng.ncr.ngb-arng.mbx.ngb-edu@mail.mil

LegacyFTA Exception to Policy Submissions:  ng.ncr.ngb-arng.mbx.ngb-ta-etp@mail.mil
TLC Reimbursement Submissions:  ng.ncr.ngb-arng.mbx.ngtesting@mail.mil

Education Office Personnel Access Requests
DMDC/TEB/GIMS: Mr.James Smith, (703) 607-5148

GoArmyEd: Ms. Melissa Robinson, (703) 601-7103

ESO Email Distribution Listng.ncr.ngb-arng.mbx.ngb-edu@mail.mil



Education Office Personnel Training

LaVern E. Weber NationalGuard Professional Education Center (PEC)

ARNG Education Services Course (EDU-ESC)

ARNG GI Bill Manager Course (EDU-GIBMC)

ARNG Incentive Manager Course (EDU-IMC)

NGB Personnel, Arlington Hall Station (AHS)

 Education Services Branch (ARNG-HRM-E) Chief:

Mr.Ken Hardy

(703) 607-9744

Testing/Training Program Manager, State ESO Liaison:

Ms. Melissa Robinson

(703) 601-7103

Education Program Specialist / FTA Program Manager: 


 (703) 607-5495

 GI Bill Program Manager: 

SFC Donald Sutton

 (703) 607-3991

 Education Counseling and Support:

Mr.James Smith

 (703) 607-5148

ESO Fiscal Programs
The State Education Services Officer manages various federal programs involving fiscal responsibility. One of the first things a new ESO should do upon taking control of the State Education Office is to take the online Fiscal Law course and (if possible) attend the Fiscal Law resident course at PEC.

Resident: ARNG Fiscal Law (NGRMFL – 101)  

The ESO will normally manage the following Education & Incentives Management Decision Packages (MDEP) and other programs requiring fiscal responsibility:



·        Visibility Army Tuition Assistance (VATA):  Legacy FTA MDEP

·        Kicker Validation of Eligibility

·        Kicker Monitoring continued Eligibility

·        Kicker Payment & Termination

·        Visibility Army Continuing Education (VACE):  Operation & Maintenance

·        Market Place:  Education & Incentives Marketing Items



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