Retirements

Jan. 27, 2015 | By scnewsltr
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Capt. Patric k W. Brown
Capt. Patrick W. Brown, SC, USN, completed 27 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Research, Development and Acquisition, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at U. S. Naval Academy, and his master’s degree at The University of North Carolina. His previous duty stations include Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Chief of Naval Operation, Washington, D.C.; Navy Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Trident Refit Facility Bangor, Bangor, Washington; USS Henry Jackson (SSBN 730); Navy Supply Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; USS White Plains (AFS 4); and Navy Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland. Capt. Brian Drapp Capt. Brian T. Drapp, SC, USN, completed 27 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Navy Sea Logistics Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of South Florida, and his master’s degree at National Defense University, with and additional master’s at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Naval Surface Forces Pacific, Coronado, California; Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, D.C.; Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.; Program Executive Officer Cruise Missiles and Joint Unmanned Vehicles, Patuxent River, Maryland; USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51); Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; and USS Truett (FF 1095). Capt. Joseph F. Dunn Capt. Joseph F. Dunn, SC, USN, completed 29 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Defense Contract Management Area Lockheed Martin, Mores, New Jersey. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Denver and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center, Norfolk, Virginia; U.S. Naval Forces Europe and Commander, 6th Fleet, London, England; Naval Air Systems Program, Patuxent River, Maryland; USS Lewis B. Puller (FFG 23); Naval Air Pacific Repair Activity, Atsugi, Japan; and USS Lasalle (AGF 3). Capt. Rachel M. Fant Capt. Rachel Fant, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired Nov. 1, 2014, after serving at Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio. She received her bachelor’s degree from Graceland University and her master’s degree at the University of Georgia with additional Executive training from the University of North Carolina. Her previous duty stations included U.S. Central Command, Tampa, Florida; Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland; Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H. M. Smith, Hawaii; SEAL Team V, San Diego, California; USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63); USS Kiska (AE 35); and USS McKee (AS 41). Capt. Matthew J. Gibbons Capt. Matthew J. Gibbons, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree at St. Thomas University and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include U. S. Southern Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; USS Peleliu (LHA 5); Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; USS Frank Cable (AS 40); Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Defense Industrial Supply Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; USS Pennsylvania (SSBN 735); Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Jacksonville, Florida; and USS Saratoga (CV 60). Capt. Paul D. Hanson Capt. Paul Douglas Hanson, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Headquarters Staff Detachment Washington, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Northern Iowa and his master’s degree at Northeastern Illinois University. His previous duty stations include Maritime Expeditionary Security Group TWO, Portsmouth, Virginia; Navy Reserve Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; Naval Reserve Forces Command, New Orleans, Louisiana; Navy Personnel Command, Millington, Tennessee; U. S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE, Gulfport, Mississippi; Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois; and Naval Air Station, Glenview, Illinois. Capt. Gregg P. Lombardo Capt. Gregg P. Lombardo, SC, USN, completed 27 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. He received his bachelor’s degree at Hobart College and his master’s degree at Air University. His previous duty stations include Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Naval Supply Systems Command Detachment, Navy Personnel Command, Millington, Tennesee; Navy Reserve Forces Command, New Orleans, Louisiana; Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Force, Williamsburg, Virginia; Navy Cargo Handling and Port Group, Williamsburg, Virginia; Naval Reserve Fleet Support Command, Fort Dix, New Jersey; USS O’Brien (DD 975); Defense Fuel Region Middle East, Awali, Bahrain; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Norfolk, Virginia; and USS Trenton (LPD 14). Capt. Patric k J McClanahan Capt. Patrick J. McClanahan, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at Notre Dame University and his master’s degree at The University of Pennsylvania with an additional master’s at National Defense University. His previous duty stations include Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.; USS George Washington (CVN 73); Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, D.C.; Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74); Naval Support Facility Thurmont, Maryland; and USS Ouellet (FF 1077). Capt. Theodore C. Olson Capt. Theodore C. Olson, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme, California. He received his bachelor’s degree at California State University and his master’s degree at U. S. Army War College. His previous duty stations include Central Command Office of Military Cooperation, Kuwait; U. S. Joint Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; Defense Distribution Depot Susquehanna, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania; Commander, 7th Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center San Diego, California; USS Constellation (CV 64); Naval Air Station Moffett Field, Moffett, California; USS William H. Bates (SSN 680); and USS Thach (FFG 43). Capt. Mark R. Pimpo Capt. Mark R. Pimpo, SC, USN, completed 26 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at U. S. Navy Supply Corps School, Newport, Rhode Island. He received this bachelor’s degree at the U. S. Naval Academy and his master’s degree at U. S. Army War College with an additional master’s at Brenau University. His previous duty stations include Navy Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; USNS Sacagawea (T-AKE 2); U. S. Special Operations Command, MacDill AFB, Florida; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Commander, Submarine Squadron SIXTEEN, Kings Bay, Georgia; USS Valley Forge (CG S0); Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; and USS Maryland (SSBN 738) (BLUE). Capt. Michael L. Renegar Capt. Michael L. Renegar, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at the U. S. Naval Academy and his master’s degree at National Defense University, with additional master’s degrees at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School and The University of Maryland University College. His previous duty stations include Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.; USS Frank Cable (AS 40); U. S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Commander, Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command, Bahrain; Navy Supply Corps BUPERS, Washington, D.C.; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; USS Portsmouth (SSN 707); and USS Okinawa (LPH 3). Capt. Barry R. Smith Capt. Barry R. Smith, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree at State University of New York and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include Navy Warfare Development Command, Norfolk, Virginia; U. S. Joint Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; USS Detroit (AOE 4); Commander, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylania; USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41); Naval Air Station Keflavik, Keflavik, Iceland; Naval Supply Center Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia; and USS America (CV 66). Capt. Joseph M. Vitelli Capt. Joseph M. Vitelli, SC, USN, completed 26 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received his bachelor’s degree at U. S. Naval Academy and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Defense Distribution Center, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Program Executive Office, Tactical Aircraft Programs, Patuxent River, Maryland; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; USS Maine (SSBN 741); Navy Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; and USS Rushmore (LSD 47). Cmdr. David R. Hoyt Cmdr. David R. Hoyt, SC, USN, completed 31 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Commander, 7th Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan. He received his bachelor’s degree at State University of New York and his master’s degree at The University of Oklahoma. His previous duty stations include Special Operations Command Central, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Navy Munitions Command, CONUS West Division, Seal Beach, California; Naval Supply Systems Command Headquarters, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Naval Air Station Keflavik, Keflavik, Iceland; Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; U. S. Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Yokosuka, Japan; USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70); Fighter Squadron ONE ZERO ONE, Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia; USS Phoenix (SSN 702). Cmdr. Roberto Q. Magallano Cmdr. Roberto Q. Magallano, SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at NAVSUP Logistics Operations Center Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. He received his bachelor’s degree at San Francisco State University and his master’s degree at Navy War College. His previous duty stations include NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center, Diego Garcia; Defense Logistics Agency, Land and Maritime, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii: Commander, Naval Special Warfare Group THREE, Coronado, California; USS Belleau Wood (LHA 3); Naval Air Facility, Misawa, Japan; USS Elliot (DD 967); Shore Intermediate Maintenance Activity, San Diego, California; and USS Mobile Bay (CG 53). Cmdr. Robert D. Perez Cmdr. Robert D. Perez, SC, USN completed 22 year of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Fleet Readiness Center, Patuxent River, Maryland. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of California Los Angeles and his master’s degree at Navy War College with an additional master’s at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include Program Executive Office Tactical Air Programs, Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland; Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland; Defense Contract Management Agency Raytheon-Tucson, Arizona; USS Reuben James (FFG 57); Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois; USS Portland (LSD 37); and USS Sacramento (AOE 7). Cmdr. Aaron D. Potter Cmdr. Aaron D. Potter, SC, USN, completed 21 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Puget Sound, Bremerton, Washington. He received his bachelor’s degree at Washington State University and two master’s degrees at The University of Phoenix. His previous duty stations include Defense Supply Center Columbus, Columbus, Ohio; Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington; USS Tucson (SSN 770); Naval Submarine Training Center Pacific, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; and USS Boxer (LHD 4). Cmdr. Christopher M. Rodrigues Cmdr. Christopher M. Rodrigues, SC, USN, completed 23 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at Defense Distribution Depot Puget Sound, Bremerton, Washington. He received his bachelor’s degree at Miami University-Ohio and his master’s degree at The University of Kansas. His previous duty stations include Naval Sea Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; European Command Headquarters, Stuttgart, Germany; USS Blue Ridge (LLC 19) and USS Emory S. Land (AS 39). Cmdr. Harry M. Russell Cmdr. Harry M. Russell, SC, USN, completed 25 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. He received two bachelor’s degrees at Old Dominion University and his master’s degree at The University of Virginia. His previous duty stations include Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Portsmouth, New Hampshire; USS Hawes (FFG 53) and USS Donald Cook (DDG 75). Cmdr. Lloyd W. Saunders Cmdr. Lloyd W. Saunders, SC, USN, completed 31 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Naval Supply Systems Command, Field Detachment, Community Management Command, Millington, Tennessee. He received his bachelor’s degree at Charleston Southern University and his master’s degree at National University. His previous duty stations include NAVSUP Office of Personnel, Millington, Tennessee; Maritime Expeditionary Security Group TWO, Portsmouth, Virginia; USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71); Commander, Submarine Development Squadron FIVE, San Diego, California; and USS Bremerton (SSN 698). Cmdr. Mark A. Ziegler Cmdr. Mark A. Ziegler, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Research, Development and Acquisition, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at Grove City College and his master’s degree at U. S. Naval Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, Groton, Connecticut; Office of Special Programs, Washington, D.C.; USS Barry (DDG 52); Commander, Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command, Manama, Bahrain; Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; and USS Eisenhower (CVN 69). Lt. Cmdr. Jose G. Acosta Jr. Lt. Cmdr. Jose G. Acosta, Jr. SC, USN, completed 29 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Puget Sound, Bremerton, Washington. He received his bachelor’s degree at National University and his master’s degree at City University. His previous duty stations include USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74); Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Puget Sound, Bremerton, Washington; USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70); and USS Rainier (AOE 7). Lt. Cmdr. William Clark Lt. Cmdr. William Clark, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Navy War College, Newport, Rhode Island. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Idaho and his master’s degree at Navy War College with an additional master’s degree at The University of Georgia. His previous duty stations include U. S. 7th Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan; USS McFaul (DDG 74); Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; and USS Rodney M. Davis (FFG 60). Lt. Cmdr. Samuel C. Dowell Lt. Cmdr. Samuel C. Dowell, SC, USN, completed 29 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Defense Resources Management Institute, Monterey, California. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Maryland University College and his master’s degree at U. S. Navy Postgraduate School. His previous duty stations include Commander, Navy Supply Corps Personnel BUPERS, Millington, Tennessee; USS Enterprise (CVN 65); Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and USS Ohio (SSBN 726)(BLUE). Lt. Cmdr. Thomas B. Granger Lt. Cmdr. Thomas B. Granger, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Commander, Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Group, Williamsburg, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree at Christopher Newport University. His previous duty stations include NATO Communication and Information Systems Service Agency Headquarters, Mons, Belgium; Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Fort Eustis, Virginia; and USS Crommelin (FFG 37). Lt. Cmdr. Ryan S. Kight Lt. Cmdr. Ryan Scott Kight, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Commander, Navy District Washington, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at Brenau College. His previous duty stations include Trident Refit Facility Kings Bay, Georgia; Commander, Submarine Group SEVEN, Yokosuka, Japan; USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63); Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Jacksonville, Florida; Commander, Logistics Forces, U. S. Naval Forces Central Command, Manama, Bahrain; and USS Maryland (SSBN 738). Lt. Cmdr. Michael T. Lewis Lt. Cmdr. Michael T. Lewis, SC, USN, completed 21 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014; after serving at NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received his bachelor’s degree at Chaminade University. His previous duty stations include USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70); MAP Support Office, Honolulu, Hawaii; and USS Kentucky (SSBN 737) (BLUE). Lt. Cmdr. Feli xberto C. Malaga Lt. Cmdr. Felixberton C. Malaga, SC, USN, completed 26 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving onboard USS Essex (LHD 2), San Diego, California. He received his bachelor’s degree at Polytechnic University of the Philippines and his master’s degree at The University of Maryland University College. His previous duty stations include Commander, Strike Fighter Wing, U. S. Pacific Fleet, Lemoore, California; USS Nimitz (CVN 68); Commander, Naval Air Forces Pacific, North Island, California; Naval Support Activity Bahrain, Manama, Bahrain; and USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63). Lt. Cmdr. Cecil L. McQuain Lt. Cmdr. Cecil L. McQuain, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at NAVSUP Business Systems Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Guam and his master’s degree at The University of South Carolina. His previous duty stations include Program Executive Officer, Tactical Aircraft Programs, Patuxent River, Maryland; Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command Detachment THREE, Vientiane, Laos; and Naval Weapons Station, Charleston, South Carolina. Lt. Cmdr. Christopher J. Pressler Lt. Cmdr. Christopher J. Pressler, SC, USN, completed 24 years active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving aboard USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). He received his bachelor’s degree at Southern Illinois University and his master’s degree at Capella University. His previous duty stations include Naval Surface Force Cruiser Destroyer Readiness Detachment, Mayport, Florida; USS Hue City (CG 66); Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Puget Sound, Bremerton, Washington; and USS Fife (DD 991). Lt. Cmdr. Robert B. Overturf Lt. Cmdr. Robert B. Overturf, SC, USN, completed 22 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C. He received his bachelor’s degree at Lindsey Wilson College and his master’s degree at Navy War College. His previous duty stations include U. S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia; USS San Antonio (LPD 17); Naval Support Activity, Naples, Italy; USS Barry (DDG 52) and USS Cole (DDG 67). Lt. Cmdr. Juan J. Rodriguez Lt. Cmdr. Juan J. Rodriguez, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on September 1, 2014, after serving at Commander, Operational Test and Evaluation Forces, Norfolk, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree at Texas A&M University and his master’s degree at Navy War College. His previous duty stations include USS Enterprise (CVN 65); Commander, Naval Network Warfare Command, Norfolk, Virginia; USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41); Naval Special Warfare Unit FOUR, Naval Station Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico; and USS Constellation (CV 64). Lt. Cmdr. Brent D. Simmons Lt. Cmdr. Brent D. Simmons, SC, USN, completed 27 years of service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at Commander, Naval Air Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree at The University of Oklahoma and his master’s degree at Texas A & M University. His previous duty stations include NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Kingsville, Kingsville, Texas; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Jacksonville, Florida; Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas; and Mine Countermeasure Crew ECHO, Ingleside, Texas. Lt. Cmdr. Royal J. Spragio , Jr. Lt. Cmdr. Royal J. Spragio, Jr., SC, USN, completed 24 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at U. S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE, Gulfport, Mississippi. He received his bachelor’s degree at Southern Illinois University. His previous duty stations include Naval Submarine Support Center, Kings Bay, Georgia; Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; and USS Pennsylvania (SSBN 735) (GOLD). CWO4 Eugene Chestnutt Jr. Chief Warrant Officer Eugene Chestnutt, Jr., SC, USN, completed 28 years of active service and retired on October 1, 2014, after serving at NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center, San Diego, California. His previous duty stations include USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71); Commander, Naval Air Force, U. S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). CWO3 Robert Favela Chief Warrant Officer Robert Favela, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired October 1, 2014, after serving at Naval Base San Diego, San Diego, California. His previous duty stations include USS Makin Island (LHD 8).