Retirements

Capt. Scott Bailey

     Capt. Scott Bailey, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Hawaii Pacific College, Honolulu, Hawaii, and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif., and an addition master’s at National Defense University, Washington, D.C.  His previous duty stations include USNS Saturn (T-AFS 10); Commander, Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command, Norfolk, Va.; Commander, U. S. Fleet Forces Command, Manama, Bahrain; Defense Distribution Depot, Norfolk; USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69); Commander, Submarine Squadron TWO, Groton, Conn.; Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Ga.; USS Pittsburg (SSN 720); Naval Security Group Activity, Naples, Italy, and Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Washington, D.C.

 

Capt. Morris Caplan

     Capt. Morris Caplan, SC, USN, completed 29 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at NAVSUP Weapons Systems Support, Mechanicsburg, Pa.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Drexal University, Philadelphia, and his master’s degree at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.  His previous duty stations include Naval Supply Systems Command, Arlington, Va.; Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md.; Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia; Commander, Naval Air Force, U. S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Va.; USS Lasalle (AFG 3); Commander, Naval Surface Forces, U. S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk; Navy Food Service Systems Office, Washington, D.C.; USS Dwight D Eisenhower (CVN 69), and USS Claude V Ricketts (DDG 5).

 

Capt. Kevin Carrier

     Capt. Kevin Carrier, SC, USN, completed 33 years of active service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Hawaii Pacific College, Honolulu, Hawaii, and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif., and an addition master’s at National Defense University, Washington, D.C.  His previous duty stations include USNS Saturn (T-AFS 10); Commander, Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command, Norfolk, Va.; Commander, U. S. Fleet Forces Command, Manama, Bahrain; Defense Distribution Depot, Norfolk; USS Dwight D Eisenhower (CVN 69); Commander, Submarine Squadron TWO, Groton, Conn.; Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Ga.; USS Pittsburg (SSN 720); Naval Security Group Activity, Naples, Italy, and Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Washington, D.C.

 

Capt. David Cruz

     Capt. David Cruz, SC, USN, completed 26 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Commander, Naval Air Force, U. S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Va.  He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of South Carolina, Columbia, S.C., and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif.  His previous duty stations include Commander, Naval Air Force, U. S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego; USS Dwight D Eisenhower (CVN 69); Commander, Electronic Attack Wing, U. S. Pacific Fleet, Oak Harbor, Wash.; USS Maryland (SSBN 738) GOLD; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; USS Mahan (DDG 42); Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Ga.; USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71); Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Oak Harbor; and Commander, Fleet Readiness Center, Patuxent River, Md.

 Capt. Randall Moore

     Capt. Randall Moore, SC, USN, completed 31 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Headquarters, Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Scott AFB, Ill.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, Fla., and his master’s degree at San Diego State University, San Diego, with an additional master’s degree at U. S. Naval War College, Newport, R.I.  His previous duty stations include USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6); Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Navy Fleet Material Support Office, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; USS Dixon (AS 37); Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia; Commander-in-Chief, U. S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor; USS Stonewall Jackson (SSBN 634) BLUE; Naval Security Group Activity Adak, Adak, Alaska; Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Va., and USS Saratoga (CV 60).

 Capt. Jerome Reid Jr.

     Capt. Jerome Reid, Jr., SC, USN, completed 31 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Research, Development and Acquisition, Washington, D.C.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Haverford College, Haverford, Pa., and his master’s degree at U. S. Air War College, Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery, Ala.  His previous duty stations include Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia; USS Savannah (AOE 4); USS Norfolk (SSN 714); USS George Washington (CVN 73); Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, Newport News, Va.; Commander, Military Sealift Command Headquarters, Washington, D.C.; Joint Chief of Staff, Washington, D.C.; Commander, Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command/Commander, Task Forces FIVE THREE, Bahrain and Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.

 Capt. Tommy Richardson

     Capt. Tommy Richardson, SC, USN, completed 36 years of active service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command, Fleet Logistics Center Detachment Bahrain, Manama, Bahrain.  He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Nebraska at Omaha, Neb., and his master’s degree at The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.  His previous duty stations include Commander, Submarine Forces, U. S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; USS Frank Cable (AS 40); Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D.C.; Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; Bureau of Naval Personnel, Washington, D.C.; USS Proteus (AS 19); USS Holland (AS 32); USS Omaha (SSN 692) and Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pa.

 Cmdr. Robert Cleary

     Cmdr. Robert Cleary, SC, USN, completed 32 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Pensacola, Fla.  He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Maryland, Baltimore, Md.  His previous duty stations include Office of Supply Corps Personnel, Naval Supply Systems Command Detachment, Millington, Tenn.; NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla.; Trident Refit Facility, Kings Bay, Ga.; USS Blueback (SS 581); USS Kitty Hawk (CV 67); USS Topeka (SSN 754); U. S. Naval Activities, United Kingdom, London; Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing Squadron THIRTY, Jacksonville, Fla.; Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center, Norfolk, Va.; Central Command Deployment and Distribution Operations Center, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, and Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Jacksonville, Fla.

 Cmdr. Charles Colbert

     Cmdr. Charles Colbert, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Department of Defense Inspector General, Washington, D.C.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Hampton University, Hampton, Va., and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif., with an additional master’s degree at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pa.  His previous duty stations include Commander, Defense Energy Support Center, Europe; USS Fredrick (LST 1184); Defense Energy Support Center Middle-East, Juffair, Bahrain; Navy Petroleum Office, Fort Belvoir, Va.; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; Bureau of Naval Personnel, Washington, D.C.; Commander, U. S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and USS George Washington (CVN 73).

 

Cmdr. Robert Hammond

     Cmdr. Robert Hammond, SC, USN, completed 24 years of service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Afloat Training Group Pacific, San Diego.  He received his bachelor’s degree at York College of Pennsylvania, York, Pa., and his master’s degree at The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kan.  His previous duty stations include Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, San Diego; USS Mariano G. Vallejo (SSN 658); USS Shreveport (LPD 12); Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego; Commander, Naval Surface Group, U. S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego; Headquarters, U. S. Pacific Command, Camp H. M. Smith, Hawaii; Commander Undersea Surveillance, Virginia Beach, Va.; Naval Base Coronado, Coronado, Calif., and Commander, Defense Distribution Depot, Charleston, S.C.

Cmdr. David Kao

     Cmdr. David Kao, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Office of Special Projects, Washington, D.C.  He received his bachelor’s degree at the University of Alabama, Birmingham, Ala., and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif.  His previous duty stations include Program Executive Office Submarines, Washington, D.C.; Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, Groton, Conn.; USS Denver (LPD 9); USS Wainwright (CG 28); Naval Air Station Pensacola, Pensacola, Fla.; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Norfolk Detachment, Washington, D.C.; Naval Regional Contracting Center Naples Detachment, Dubai; Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., and Naval Ordnance Center Pacific Division, San Diego.

 

Cmdr. Jeffery Mason

     Cmdr. Jeffery Mason, SC, USN, completed 22 years of service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, Bath, Maine.  He received his master’s and bachelor’s degrees at The University of Maine, Orono, Maine.  His previous duty stations include Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md.; USS City Of Corpus Christi (SSN 705); USNS Sirius (T-AFS 8); Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., and Maine Maritime Academy, Charleston, S.C.

 

Lt. Cmdr. Robert Bolden

     Lt. Cmdr. Robert Bolden, SC, USN, completed 27 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at U. S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.  He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Alaska, Anchorage, Alaska, and his master’s degree at The University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Ariz.  His previous duty stations include Office of Security Operations Iraq, Umm Qasr, Iraq; USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74); South Central Regional Maintenance Center, Ingleside, Texas; USNS San Jose (T-AFS 7); Commander, Mine Countermeasures Squadron ONE, Ingleside, Texas, and USS Pioneer (MCM 9).

 

Lt. Cmdr. Carrie Kimble

     Lt. Cmdr. Carrie Kimble, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving aboard USNS Robert E Peary (T-AKE 5).  She received her bachelor’s degree at Georgia College, Milledgeville, Ga.  Her previous duty stations include Afloat Readiness and Services, Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Ga.; Commander, Navy Region Southwest Asia, Sigonella, Italy; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Sigonella, Italy; USNS San Jose (T-AFS 7); Navy Personnel Support Activity Detachment Naples, Naples, Italy; USS Belleau Wood (LHA 3); Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, Md. and USS Essex (LHD 2).

 

Lt. Cmdr. Richardo Legaspi

     Lt. Cmdr. Richard Legaspi, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Commander, Military Sealift Command Pacific, San Diego.  He received his bachelor’s degree at National University, LaJolla, Calif.  His previous duty stations include USNS Niagara Falls (T-AFS 3); USS Emory S. Land (AS 39); Commander, Naval Air Force Pacific, San Diego; U. S. Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy; USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) and Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group ONE, Coronado, Calif.

 

Lt. Cmdr. Bobby Martinez

     Lt. Cmdr. Bobby Martinez, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Commander, Alaskan Command, Anchorage, Alaska.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Weber State University, Ogden Utah, and his master’s degree at The University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Ariz.  His previous duty stations include USS Momsen (DDG 92); Naval Satellite Operations Center, Point Mugu, Calif.; USS Ford (FFG 54); Commander, Logistics Forces, Navy Central Command, Manama, Bahrain; Navy Acquisition Contracting Office, Patuxent River, Md.; Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Ga.; Commander Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command, Manama, Bahrain, and Program Executive Office, Tactical Aircraft Programs, Patuxent River, Md.

 

Lt. Cmdr. Douglas Perkins

     Lt. Cmdr. Douglas Perkins, SC, USN, completed 23 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Navy Regional Plant Equipment Office, San Diego.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Regents College, Albany, N.Y., and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif.  His previous duty stations include USS New Orleans (LPD 18); Tactical Training Group Pacific, San Diego; Joint Contracting Command Iraq/Afghanistan, Fallujdh, Iraq; Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. and USS Frank Cable (AS 40).

 

Lt. Dean Freeberg

     Lt. Dean Freeberg, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Region Legal Service Office Mid-Atlantic, Norfolk, Va.  He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Maryland, Baltimore, Md.  His previous duty stations include Region Legal Service Office Europe, Africa and Southwest Asia Detachment, Naples, Italy; USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67); U. S. Navy Legal Service Office, Europe and Southwest Asia Detachment, Rota, Spain; USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63); USS Obrien (DD975) and Task Force ONE THREE FOUR, Detainee Operations, Baghdad, Iraq.

 

Lt. David Gillmore

     Lt. David Gilmore, SC, USN, completed 22 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving aboard USS Gettysburg (CG 64).  He received his bachelor’s degree at Saint Leo University, Saint Leo, Fla., and his master’s degree at The University of Maryland, University College, Adelphi, Md..  His previous duty stations include USS Hawaii (SSN 776) and Naval Air Station Sigonella, Sigonella, Italy.

 

Lt. Erik Robinson

     Lt. Erik Robinson, SC, USN, completed 21 years of active service and retired Feb. 1, 2013, after serving at Navy Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization Headquarters, Norfolk, Va.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Napua Institute of Technology, Philippines, and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif. His previous duty stations include USS Cleveland (LPD 7); Commander, Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, San Diego; Naval Support Activity Bahrain, Manama, Bahrain; Commander, Naval Surface Group, U. S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego; USS Dubuque (LPD 8); and Navy Recruiting District San Diego.

 

Lt. Frankie Romero

     Lt. Frankie Romero, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Md.  He received his bachelor’s degree at Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, N.H.  His previous duty stations include USNS Lewis & Clark (T-AKE 1); USS Nimitz (CVN 68), and Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Fort Belvoir, Va.

 

Lt. William Schnarr

     Lt. William Schnarr, SC, USN, completed 21 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).  He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., and his master’s degree at Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, W.Va.  His previous duty stations include Naval Medical Logistics Command, Ft. Detrick, Md.; USS Laboon (DDG 58) and USS Gonzalez (DDG 66).

 

Lt. Bryan Dreckman

     Lt. Bryan Dreckman, SC, USN, completed 27 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Helicopter Countermeasures, Squadron 14, Norfolk, Va.  His previous duty stations include USNS San Jose (T-AFS 7); Regional Supply Office Oceana, Virginia Beach, Va.; USS Saipan (LHA 2), and Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Oceana, Norfolk, Va.

 

CWO David Webb

     CWO David Webb, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.  His previous duty stations include USS George Washington (CVN 73); USS Frank Cable (AS 40); Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63); U. S. Naval Station Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico and Commander, U. S. Fleet Activities, Sasebo, Japan.