Captain Jeff Chism is a native of Tigard, Oregon. He is a 1995 graduate of both Biola University and the University of Southern California where he earned a Bachelors of Science in Physical Science and Civil Engineering respectively. He also holds a Master of Business Administration from Graziadio School of Business Pepperdine University and Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College. In addition, he completed a Federal Executive Fellowship at the Center for a New American Security as a Senior Military Fellow.
Chief Staff Officer
Captain Lagerquist is a native of Bangor, Maine, and is a 1995 graduate of Norwich University, The Military College of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and was commissioned in the U.S. Navy’s Civil Engineer Corps (CEC) through the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC). He earned a Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder and completed the Tuck School of Business, Executive Management Program at Dartmouth College.
Command Master Chief
Command Master Chief Andre D. Brown hails from Vicksburg, MS. He entered active naval service in August 1993, reporting to Recruit Training Command Great Lakes. Upon completion of recruit training he attended Apprenticeship Training.