Naval Oceanography


Naval Oceanographic Office _________________________________________________________________________________Leadership






Commanding Officer

Captain A. J. Reiss is the Commanding Officer of the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO). A native of Akron, Ohio, Capt. Reiss graduated with distinction from the United States Navy Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree in Oceanography in 1990.  (click photo for full bio)




Technical Director

Thomas Cuff is the twelfth technical director of the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO). Prior to this position, Mr. Cuff served as the Naval Oceanography program's Pacific Theater program manager, collocated with Commander, Task Force 73, in Singapore. There, he was responsible to the Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (COMNAVMETOCCOM), for the planning and execution of cooperative programs in operational hydrography, oceanography and meteorology in the western Pacific and Indian Ocean regions. (click photo for full bio)




Executive Officer

Commander Greg Ireton