CDR Hahn is a native of Jacksonville, North Carolina and graduated from the United States Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Economics in 2000. He later received a Master of Strategic Studies from the Air War College. He was designated a Naval Flight Officer in 2002 and a Naval Aviator in 2007.
CDR Hahn’s operational tours include assignments to Sea Control Squadron TWO FOUR (VS-24), Strike Fighter Squadron TWO ONE THREE (VFA-213), and Strike Fighter Squadron EIGHT ONE (VFA-81). Ashore, CDR Hahn served as the lead exercise planner for NATO’s exercise TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2015 at Allied Command Transformation.
He was also the lead operational planner for the Defense Support of Civil Authorities portfolio and the Crisis Action Center Chief at U.S. Fleet Forces Command/Naval Forces Northern Command. CDR Hahn assumed his current duties as Executive Officer, NSA Mid-South, in September 2020.
CDR Hahn has accumulated over 3000 flight hours and is the recipient of the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, multiple Strike/Flight Air Medals, and other personal, unit, and campaign medals.