Retirements November/December 2015

The following retirements were published in the November/December 2015 edition of The Navy Supply Corps Newsletter.

CAPT. GREGORY F. STROH

RetirementsCapt. Gregory Francis Stroh, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2015, after serving at U.S. African Command Headquarters, Stuttgart, Germany. He received his bachelor’s degree from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL and his master’s degree from U.S. Navy Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous officer duty stations include Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, DC; Expeditionary Combat Readiness Command, Norfolk, Virginia; Commander, Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, DC; USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7); Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command Detachment, Millington, Tennessee; and U.S. Central Command Liaison Office, United States Embassy, Asmara, Eritrea.

CMDR. JOSEPH E. BANKS

Cmdr. Joseph Edward Banks, SC, USN, completed 33 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2015, after serving at Naval Region Mid-Atlantic Reserve Component Command, Great Lakes, Illinois. He received his bachelor’s degree from Alcon State University, Loran, Mississippi. His previous officer duty stations include Marine Expeditionary Security Group TWO, Portsmouth, Virginia; Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 8, Fort Dix, New Jersey; USS Nimitz (CVN 68); Commander, Operational Test and Evaluation Force, Norfolk, Virginia; USS Simon Lake (AS 33); and USS Emory S. Land (AS 39).

CMDR. ELISABETH G. FARRELL

Cmdr. Elisabeth Grant Farrell, SC, USN, completed 21 years of active service and retired on May 1, 2015, after serving at Commander, Navy Recruiting Command, Millington, Tennessee. She received her bachelor’s degree from Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri and her master’s degree from Navy War College, Newport, Rhode Island. Her previous officer duty stations include Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Jacksonville, Florida; Defense Distribution Depot Puget Sound, Bremerton, Washington; Center for Special Operations, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Naval Supply Systems Command Detachment, Millington, Tennessee; and USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) and USS Concord (T-AFS 3).

CMDR. JONATHAN C. HOLSINGER

Cmdr. Jonathan C. Holsinger, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2015, after serving at Headquarters, Naval District Washington, Washington, DC. He received his bachelor’s degree from The University of Maryland-University College, College Park, Maryland. His previous officer duty stations include Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Defense Logistics Activity Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio; Program Executive Officer, Patuxent River, Maryland; Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Chattanooga, Tennessee; and Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.

LT. CMDR. TODD D. MALAKI

Lt. Cmdr. Todd Dale Malaki, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired on February 1, 2015, after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Ventura, Point Magu, California. He received his bachelor’s degree from Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, Texas and his master’s degree from U.S. Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island. His previous officer duty stations include Navy Mobile Command Battalion 4, Point Hueneme, California; Commander, Supply Corps Far East, Singapore; USS John S. McCain (DDG 56); Commander, Seventh Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan; USS Chancellorsville (CG 62); and Naval Air Station Lemoore, Lemoore, California.

LT. CMDR. ELIZABETH M. WILLIAMS

Lt. Cmdr. Elizabeth (Beth) M. Williams, SC, USN completed 22 years of active service and retired on November 1, 2015, after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Sigonella, Naples Detachment, Italy. She received her bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University and her master’s degree from Southern New Hampshire University. Her previous duty stations include Commander, Task Force Six Three, Naples, Italy; USS Mount Whitney (LCC/JCC 20); Joint Interagency Task Force South, Key West, Florida; USS Lake Erie (CG 70); and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

LT. CMDR. MYRON M. BROWN

Lt. Cmdr. Myron Matthew Brown, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014, after serving at Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 11, Jacksonville, Florida. He received his bachelor’s degree from Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia and his master’s degree from American Intercontinental University, Hoffman Estates, Illinois. His previous officer duty stations include Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command, Mayport, Florida; Commander, Fleet Logistics Support Wing, Fort Worth, Texas; deputy chief of staff, Resources and Sustainment Multi-National Force Iraq, Bagdad, Iraq; USS Cushing (DD 985); Defense Distribution Depot, Norfolk, Virginia; Defense Distribution Mapping Agency, Norfolk, Virginia; USS Vella Gulf (CG 72); and USS Nassau (LHA 4).

LT. CMDR. MATTHEW R. ELLIS

Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Ray Ellis, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014, after serving at Navy Information Operations Command, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. He received his bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan and his master’s degree from The University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona. His previous officer duty stations include Naval Submarine Support Center, New London, Connecticut; Defense Logistics Agency, San Diego, California; Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, San Diego, California; USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72); Commander, Submarine Force U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; and USS Florida (SSBN 728) (Gold).

LT. CMDR. JEFFREY D. MAYOR

Lt. Cmdr. Jeffrey Dale Mayor, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2015, after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support, San Diego, California. He received his bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University, San Diego, California and his master’s degree from U.S. Navy Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous officer duty stations include Commander, Expeditionary Logistics Support Group, Williamsburg, Virginia; USS McCampbell (DDG 85); USS Bataan (LHD 5); and Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 14, Jacksonville, Florida.

LT. CMDR. WILLIAM M. REYNOLDS

Lt. Cmdr. William M. Reynolds, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2015, after serving at the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Falls Church, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree from The University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina and his master’s degree from Webster University, St Louis, Missouri. His previous officer duty stations include Joint Interagency Task Force South, Key West, Florida; Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California; USS Rushmore (LSD 47); U.S. Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; and USS Reuben James (FFG 57).