CAPTAIN TED CARLSON
CAPT Carlson assumed the role of Commanding Officer for Naval Base San Diego March 24, 2021. As a graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, he received a Master of Arts in National Security Affairs as well as graduating the Naval War College Joint Professional Military Education program.
Commander Glenn R. Todd hails from Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with a degree in Political Science, and holds a Master’s of Science from the University of San Diego. He received his commission through Officer Candidate School in November 1998.
Command Master Chief Petty Officer, CMDCM Lateef N. Compton was born in Hartford, Conn. He graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1993 and enlisted in the United States Navy in 1994. Following basic training at Navy Recruit Training Command Great Lakes in Illinois, he attended Mess Specialist, “A” School in San Diego, CA. Upon graduation from “A” School, he reported for duty to the aircraft carrier USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN 73) in Norfolk, Va., initially as a cook-on-watch but then quickly promoted to Watch Captain.