Command Senior Chief (CMDCS) Jacelyne J. Augustin is a native of Fort Lauderdale, Florida and enlisted in the United States Navy through the Delayed Entry Program in January 2000. Following completion of basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois, she reported to Mess Management Specialist “A” School in San Antonio, Texas.
She graduated top of her class and selected orders to Patrol Squadron Sixteen (VP-16) at Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Florida. While stationed at VP-16 she deployed to Keflavik, Iceland; Sigonella, Italy and numerous other detachments. Her follow-on sea duty assignments included: USS Mason (DDG 87), USS Mustin (DDG 89) and USS Ashland (LSD 48). Shore duty assignments included: Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan and Naval Support Activities Naples, Italy.
Command Senior Chief Augustin holds an Associates of Science in Hospitality Management from Central Texas College. She is a graduate of the U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (Class 218/Blue) and Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat Course (Class 201). Her personal awards include the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2 awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (4 awards), as well as various unit and campaign awards.