Command Master Chief John F. Mulholland, Jr.
Command Master Chief, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command
Master Chief Mulholland joined the Navy July 20, 1983 and completed Recruit Training in San Diego, Calif.
Master Chief Mulholland is presently assigned as Command Master Chief of Navy Expeditionary Combat Command.
He has served as: Command Master Chief of NMCB 5; Command Master Chief of the Center for Seabees and Facilities Engineering; Command Master Chief of the 31st Seabee Readiness Group; Command Master Chief of the 30th Naval Construction Regiment (Rear); and FIRST Naval Construction Division.
His previous duty assignments include: Public Works Department Argentia, Newfoundland; Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 7; USS Constitution; NATO Satellite Ground Terminal Keflavik, Iceland; Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Master Station Naples, Italy; Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.; Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5, Port Hueneme, Calif.; Naval Construction Training Center Detachment; Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Washington, D.C., and FIRST Naval Construction Division, Virginia Beach, Va.
His awards include the Meritorious Service Medal (Gold Star), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (four awards), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (two awards) and various campaign and service awards. He has earned qualifications as Seabee Combat Warfare Specialist and Master Training Specialist.
He is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy, Class 83, and earned a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Occupational Education from Wayland Baptist University.