Master Chief Nagle, a native of Conesus, NY, entered the U.S. Navy in 1989 and attended his initial training at Recruit Training Command, San Diego, CA.
His sea duty and overseas duty assignments include: Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadron Two (VQ-2) in Rota, Spain; Submarine Direct Support at Naval Security Group Activity, Pearl Harbor, HI; Joint Analysis Center, Molesworth, UK; USS Mitscher (DDG 57) and USS Vella Gulf (CG 72).
His shore duty assignments include: Cryptologic Technician (Technical) “A” school in Pensacola, FL; National Security Agency, Fort Meade, MD; Naval Security Group Activity Fort Meade, MD, Naval Information Operations Command Norfolk, Navy Information Warfare Training Group Norfolk and on the staffs of U.S. SECOND Fleet and U.S. Fleet Forces Command.
He is currently serving as the Region Command Master Chief at Naval District Washington on the Washington Navy Yard.
His personal awards include: Defense Meritorious Service Medal; Meritorious Service Medal (2); Joint Service Commendation Medal (2); Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (4); Joint Service Achievement Medal and Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (5).
Master Chief Nagle is a graduate of the U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted Academy, Class 143 (Grey Group), the Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat course, the MCPON Executive Leadership Symposium and the KEYSTONE Command Senior Enlisted Leader in Combined and Joint Studies Course. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Excelsior College.