Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea
Commander, U.S. Navy Region Korea
Commander, Task Force 78
Rear Adm. Michael “Buzz” Donnelly is a native of Kent Island, Maryland, a 1989 graduate of Villanova University commissioned via the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC), and a 2002 graduate of the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island.
DEPUTY COMMANDER, U.S. NAVAL FORCES KOREA
DEPUTY COMMANDER, TASK FORCE 78
CAPT Lindfors was raised across the USA in most of the U.S. Navy fleet concentration areas. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Naval Architecture and was the winner of the 1993 Rosenblatt Naval Architecture Ship Design Award.
Command Master Chief
Command Master Chief Darrell Timpa is a native of Dallas, Texas. He graduated from high school and joined the Naval Reserve in 1988, graduating from Hospital Corps School, San Diego and serving with Fleet Hospital 500 Combat Zone 21 Detachment E until October 1991, when he joined the active duty forces.