Commander Weurielus “Trey” Johnson enlisted in the Navy in 1994 and served as a nuclear power Machinist Mate before being selected for a commissioning program in 1997. He received his commission in 2002 after graduating from Old Dominion University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He earned a Master of Science degree in Construction Engineering and Management from Leland Stanford Jr University in 2013.
Johnson’s operational tours include an enlisted tour aboard USS Henry M. Jackson, SSBN-730 (Gold); Headquarters Company Commander/Task Force Sierra Detail 4 Officer-in-Charge/Bravo Company Commander, and Assistant Operations Officer, U.S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE; and Operations Officer, U.S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion THREE. He also completed an Individual Augmentee deployment to Afghanistan as an Embedded Training Team Advisor-Engineering in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Ashore, Johnson’s assignments include Facilities Operations Officer, Naval Weapons Station Yorktown; Assistant Resident Officer in Charge of Construction, Naval Support Activity Philadelphia and Philadelphia Naval Business Center; Executive Assistant to Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific; Assistant Public Works Officer, Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam; Assistant Operations Officer, NAVFAC Hawaii; Resident Officer in Charge of Construction for Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton; Assistant Chief of Staff-Plans, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command, Pacific; and Installations and Logistics Deputy Director and Facilities Director of Marine Corps Base Hawaii.
Commander Johnson assumed duties as Executive Officer of Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport in June 2021.
Commander Johnson is a registered Professional Engineer, a certified Project Management Professional, a member of the Defense Acquisition Corps, and is Seabee Combat Warfare qualified. He is entitled to wear the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal as well as several other personal unit and campaign awards.
Updated: 11 June 2021