May, June 2014 Retirements

June 7, 2014 | By scnewsltr
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Capt. Douglas Borrebach
     Capt. Douglas Borrebach, SC, USN, completed 31 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014 after serving at U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland. He received his bachelor’s degree at U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, and his master’s degree at U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous duty stations include Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat organization, Arlington, Virginia; Chief of Naval Operations, Arlington, Virginia; USS Kearsarge (LHD 3); Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Financial Management and Comptroller, Arlington, Virginia; Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Deputy Chief of Operations, Resources, Warfare Requirements and Assessments, Washington, D.C.; Commander, Naval Air Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; USS Elliot (DD 967); Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Coronado, California; and USS England (CG 22). Capt. Jesus Cantu     Capt. Jesus Cantu, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving at Commander, Logistics Western Pacific, Singapore. He received his bachelor’s degree at Stanford University, Stanford, California, and his master’s degree at University of Washington, Seattle, Washington. His previous duty stations include Commander, Logistics Forces, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command; Commander, U.S. 5th Fleet, Manama, Bahrain; Commander, Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C.; Commander, 7th Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan; USS Rainer (T-AOE 7); Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe, London; Program Executive Officer, Tactical Air, Patuxent River, Maryland; USS Simon Lake (AS 33); Commander, 3rd Fleet, San Diego, California; USS Michigan (SSBN 727); Naval Communication Station, Exmouth Western Australia; and USS Shasta (AE33). Capt. Arturo Lopez     Capt. Arturo Lopez, SC, USN, completed 31 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014 after serving at Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, and his master’s degree at U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous duty stations include Navy Supply Systems command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Headquarters, Joint Forces Command, Naples, Italy; Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.; USS George Washington (CVN 73); Assistant Secretary of the Navy Research, Development and Acquisition, Washington, D.C.; Defense Supply Center Richmond, Richmond, Virginia; Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, North Island, California; Fleet Aviation Specialized Training Group Pacific, North Island, California; Naval Computer Telecommunications Command, Washington; and USS Portsmith (SSN 707). Capt. Joseph Mahan     Capt. Joseph Mahan, SC, USN, completed 28 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014 after serving at Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at the University of South Dakota at Springfield, South Dakota, and his master’s degree at National Defense University, Washington, D.C., with an additional master’s degree at George Washington University, Washington, D.C. His previous duty stations include Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia; USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76); Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70); Commander, Navy Supply Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; Ships Parts Control Center, Washington, D.C.; and USS Kittiwake (ASR 13). Capt. Brian Wenger     Capt. Brian Wenger, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014 after serving at Commander Navy Personnel Command, Millington, Tennessee. He received his bachelor’s degree at the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa, and his master’s degree at U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous duty stations include Defense Contract Management Area Americas, Ottawa, Canada; USS Nassau (LHA 4); Commander, Navy Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Portsmith Navy Ship Yard, Portsmith, New Hampshire; USS Deyo (DD 989); Defense contact Administration Service Management Area, Chicago, Illinois; and USS Camden (AOE 2). Cmdr. Marcia Coleman     Cmdr. Marcia Coleman, SC, USN, completed 35 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014 after serving at Navy Exchange Command, Virginia Beach, Virginia. Her previous duty stations include Commander, 2nd Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; Assault Craft Unit 4 Shore Detachment, Little Creek, Virginia; USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70); Assistant Secretary of Defense Oceana, Oceana, Virginia; USS Ronald Reagan (ACVN 76); Commander, Naval Beach Group TWO, Little Creek, Virginia; USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20); and Fleet Training Center, Norfolk, Virginia. Cmdr. Donald Jackson     Cmdr. Donald Jackson, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Mayport, Florida. He received his bachelor’s degree at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, and his master’s degree at University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia. His previous duty stations include Trident Refit Facility, Kings Bay, Georgia; USS John F Kennedy (CV 67); Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; USS Wasp (LHD 1); U.S. Navy Cargo Handling and Port Group, Williamsburg, Virginia; and USS Cincinnati (SSN 693). Cmdr. Michael Shay     Cmdr. Michael Shay, SC, USN, completed 22 years of active service and retired on July 1, 2014 after serving at Navy Expeditionary Logistics Regiment, Jacksonville, Florida. He received his bachelor’s degree at Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan, and his master’s degree at University of Phoenix, Arizona. His previous duty stations include Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Reserve Component Command, Norfolk, Virginia; Navy Expeditionary Combat Command, Little Creek, Virginia; Naval Operational Logistics Support Center, Norfolk, Virginia; Naval Mobile construction Battalion 7, Gulf Port, Mississippi; Naval Air Station New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana; USS Nassau (LHA 4); and USS Emory S Land (AS 39). Lt. Cmdr. Palmo Barrera     Lt. Cmdr. Palmo Barrera, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving at Aviation Support Detachment Mayport, Florida. His previous duty stations include USS Essex (LHD 2); USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6); Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Jacksonville, Florida; Consolidated Maintenance Organization ELEVEN and Patrol Squadron THIRTH, Jacksonville, Florida; USS John F Kennedy (CV 67); and Trident Refit Facility Kings Bay, Georgia. Lt. Cmdr. Edwaun Durkins     Lt. Cmdr. Edwaun Durkins, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on May 1, 2014 after serving at Strike Weapons and Unmanned Aviation, Patuxent River, Maryland. He received his bachelor’s degree at Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, Florida, and his master’s degree at U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous duty stations include USS Higgins (DDG 76); Priority Material Office Detachment San Diego, California; USS Frank Cable (AS 40); USS Mobile Bay (CG 53); and USS Cowpens (CG 63). Lt. Cmdr. Keith Guillory     Lt. Cmdr. Keith Guillory, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving at Navy Information Operations Command, Ft. George G. Mead, Maryland. He received his bachelor’s degree at California State University of Fresno, California, and his master’s degree at National University of California, La Jolla, California. His previous duty stations include Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Diving Forces Group ONE, Coronado, California; Program Executive Office, Naval Tactical Command Support Systems, San Diego, California; Commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, MacDill AFB, Florida; USS Jarrett (FFG 33); and USS Peleliu (LHA 5). Lt. Cmdr. Marc Hensley     Lt. Cmdr. Marc Hensley, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving at Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Cleveland, Ohio. He received his bachelor’s degree at Brenau University, Gainesville, Georgia, and his master’s degree at University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii. His previous duty stations include Commander, Navy Region Southwest, San Diego, California; Navy Information Operations Command, Kunia, Hawaii; USS Santa Fe (SSN 763); and USNA San Jose (AFS 7). Lt. Cmdr. Ray Jackson     Lt. Cmdr. Ray Jackson, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on May 1, 2014 after serving at Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing THREE ZERO, Jacksonville, Florida. His previous duty stations include Commander, Helicopter Maritime Strike wing, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Mayport, Florida; USS George Washington(CVN 73); Aviation Support Detachment, Jacksonville, Florida; and USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67). Lt. Cmdr. Frank Maurer     Lt. Cmdr. Frank Maurer, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving at 842nd Transportation Battalion, Beaumont, Texas. He received his bachelor’s degree at Troy State University, Troy, Alabama. His previous duty stations include USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76); Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron FIFTEEN, Corpus Christi, Texas; USS West Virginia (SSBN 736); and USS Klakping (FFG 42). Lt. Cmdr. Benjamin Offutt     Lt. Cmdr. Benjamin Offutt, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on June 1, 2014 after serving at Office of Special Projects, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at the University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida, and his master’s degree at U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. His previous duty stations include commander, Undersea Warfare (SEA 07), Washington, D.C.; USS Makin Island (LHD 8); USS Pascagoula (LHA 8); Navy Center for Tactical Systems Interoperability, San Diego, California; USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74); and USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Lt. Reynaldo Cruz     Lt. Reynaldo Cruz, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving onboard USS Essex (LHD 2). He received his bachelor’s degree at Far Eastern University, Manila, Philippines and his master’s degree at University of the Redlands, Redlands, California. His previous duty stations include Fleet Imaging Command Pacific Detachment, San Diego, California; USS Nimitz (CVN 68); Commander, Helicopter Maritime Strike Wing, U.S. Pacific Fleet, North Island, California; and USNS San Jose (T-AFS 7). Lt. Jose Degorostiza     Lt. Jose Degorostiza, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on July 1, 2014 after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. His previous duty stations include Assistant Secretary of Defense, Oceana, Virginia; USS Ramage (DDG 61); Naval Consolidated Brig, Charleston, South Carolina; and USS Klakring (FFG 42). Lt. Daniel Larsen     Lt. Daniel Larsen, SC, USN, completed 26 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2014 after serving onboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). He received his bachelor’s degree at State University of New York, Albany, New York. His previous duty stations include Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, North Island, California; Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center, Iraq; Marine Corps Air Station, Miramar, California; and USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6).