Command Master Chief Lloyd reported on board naval Hospital Beaufort in December 2019.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in July 1999. Upon completion of basic military training at Recruit Training Command and Hospital Corpsman "A" School in Great Lakes, Illinois, he reported to Field Medical Service School in Camp Lejeune, NC. In April 2000, he reported to Naval Medical
Center Portsmouth, VA (NMCP) where he served as a General Duty Corpsman for Ambulatory Procedure Department.
In April 2002, HM3 Lloyd transferred to 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, CA. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 5th Marines as Alpha Company Senior Line Corpsman. During his tour, he deployed to Iraq in 2003. Following his Iraq tour with RCT 5, in 2004 HM2 Lloyd was selected for Basic Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) C-School at Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita Falls, TX. Upon graduation from BMET C-School, HM2 Lloyd reported to Naval Medical Center Portsmouth VA Biomedical Repair Department. In September 2007, HM1 Lloyd attended Advanced BMET C-School where he graduated as the Distinguished Honor Graduate.
In January 2008, HM1 Lloyd transferred to USS George Washington (CVN 73). The USS George Washington completed a homeport change from Norfolk, VA to Yokosuka Japan, becoming the first permanently forward deployed Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carrier. During this tour, HM1 Lloyd was advanced to Chief Petty Officer.
In February 2010, HMC Lloyd reported as a plank owner to Tri-Service Instructor Duty at Navy Medicine Training Support Center in San Antonio, TX. During this tour he was the Leading Chief Petty Officer for the Directorate for Training Support and earned the designation Master Training Specialist. In June 2012 HMC Lloyd was advanced to Senior Chief Petty Officer.
In February 2013, HMCS Lloyd reported to the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) as the Leading Chief Petty Officer for Medical Department. During this tour he was recognized as the 2015 Recipient of the General Dwight D. Eisenhower Superior Leadership Award.
In February 2016, HMCS Lloyd reported to U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa Japan where he was advanced to Master Chief Petty Officer in May 2016 and served as the Senior Enlisted Leader for Directorate for Surgical Services and Directorate for Branch Clinics.
Master Chief Lloyd’s military decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation medal (Two awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement medal (six awards), combat action ribbon and various service and campaign awards. Master Chief Lloyd is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy Class 171 Khaki. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Leadership and an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Biomedical Electronics Technology.