Leadership Principles

1. Know yourself and seek self-improvement

2. Be technically proficient

3. Know your peers and look out for their welfare

4. Keep your subordinates informed

5. Set the example

6. Ensure that your task is understood, supervised, and accomplished

7. Train your subordinates as a team

8. Make sound and timely decisions

9. Develop a sense of responsibility in your subordinate

10. Employ your command in accordance with its capabilities

11. Seek responsibility and take responsibility for your actions



The New Orleans Military/Maritime Academy (NOMMA) is a Type 2 charter high school serving students in the New Orleans Metropolitan area. NOMMA is dedicated to the education of high school students, no matter their background or previous school experience. Students at NOMMA study in a focused, college preparatory environment guided by a team of teachers and retired military instructors who bring unparalleled experience to the classroom.