1. MCPL SATARA STEPHENS WILL BE RELEASING FROM THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES ON 9 AUGUST 2019 AFTER 10 YEARS OF LOYAL AND DEDICATED SERVICE TO THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES.

2. MCPL SATARA STEPHENS ENROLLED IN THE CAF ON 28 JULY 2009 IN KINGSTON, ONTARIO. AFTER COPMPLETING BASIC TRAINING IN NOVEMBER 2009 SHE WAS POSTED TO KINGSTON WHERE SHE COMPLETED FRENCH LANGUAGE TRAINING AND HER DEVELOPMENTAL PHASE (DP) 1, AND WAS SUBSEQUENTLY POSTED TO CANADIAN FORCES STATION LEITRIM IN FEBRUARY 2012 WHERE SHE WAS EMPLOYED AS A REPORT WRITER AND COMPLETED HER DP2 IN 2014. MCPL STEPHENS COMPLETED MULTIPLE COURSES SUCH AS: THE BASIC FITNESS TRAINING ASSISTANT, MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID, REPORT AUTHORING, JOURNALISTIC WRITING AND GEOSPACIAL ANALYSIS. IN 2018 MCPL STEPHENS STARTED A POSITION PROVIDING SUPPORT TO DEPLOYED ASSETS WITH THE RT2 TEAM.
MCPL STEPHENS RECEIVED THE COMM RSCH MEMBER OF THE YEAR AWARD IN 2018 FOR HER NUMEROUS SUCCESSES AND ACHIEVEMENTS, GENUINE ESPRIT-DE-CORPS, AND UNPARALLED PROFESSIONALISM.

3. MCPL STEPHENS WILL REMAIN IN THE OTTAWA AREA WITH HER HUSBAND AND FOUR CHILDREN WHERE SHE HAS ACCEPTED A JOB OFFER WITH THE OTTAWA POLICE SERVICE. SHE LOOKS FORWARD TO THE CHALLENGES AND REWARDS THIS POSITION WILL BRING.

4. MCPL STEPHENS WISHES TO HAVE AN INFORMAL DEPART WITH DIGNITY. IT WILL BE HELD ON 19 JULY 2019, STARTING AT 15H00, AT CFS LEITRIM ALL RANKS MESS. THE EVENING WILL CONSIST OF BACKYARD GAMES, VOLLEYBALL, BBQ AND A BEAVERFIT BATTLE. FOR THOSE WHO CHOOSE TO PARTICIPATE, DRESS WILL BE PT CASUAL. FOR THOSE WISHING TO ATTEND PLEASE CONTACT JUSTINE B.PELLETIER AT JUSTINEBPELLETIER@HOTMAIL.COM NLT WEDNESDAY 17 JULY 2019. CONGRATULATORY MESSAGES AND/OR ANECTDOTES CAN ALSO BE SENT TO JUSTINE B.PELLETIER.