Blue and Gold Officers (BGOs)

Blue and Gold Officers (BGOs) are “field representatives” of the Admissions Process at the United States Naval Academy who cover a specific geographic area, usually defined by high schools. They encourage exceptional individuals to seek a naval career through the Naval Academy and other officer-accession programs.


The Louisiana BGO Area Coordinator (Area 321) is …

 CDR Kirk R. Benson, USN(Ret)

USNA Class of 1987

(985)710-3454 (C)

(228) 688-4897 (W)