Captain Jason Canfield hails from Cocoa, Florida and is a 1991 graduate of Cocoa High School. He attended the University of Central Florida, graduating magna cum laude in December 1995, earning a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. As a 2013 graduate of the Joint Forces Staff College in Norfolk, VA, he is also a Joint Services Qualified Officer. He completed flight training in Pensacola, FL and San Antonio, TX and was designated a Naval Flight Officer in March 1997.
A native of South Carolina, Cmdr. Tyler enlisted as a storekeeper in 1989 and served at Commander, Operational Test and Evaluation Force, Norfolk, Virginia; and aboard USS Emory S. Land (AS-39) until she was selected for the Enlisted Commissioning Program in 1993 and commissioned in 1996.
Command Master Chief
Master Chief Zehnacker, a native of Decatur, Illinois, enlisted in the United States Navy in September 1990. Following completion of basic training at Recruit Training Command, Orlando, Florida she reported to Naval Training Center, Orlando, Florida where she completed fireman apprenticeship training.