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Captain James G. (Gordie) Meyer
Civil Engineer Corps (CEC)
Commodore, THIRTIETH Naval Construction Regiment

Captain Meyer was born and raised in Glenwood City, Wisconsin.

He was commissioned through the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps program (NROTC) in 1994 and reported onboard NCG ONE and 30TH NCR in July 2014.

Career History:
  • Executive Officer, Naval Construction Battalion Center, Gulfport, MS; 2012-2014
  • CO, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion SEVEN, Gulfport, MS: 2011-2012
  • Public Works Officer, Naval Station Rota Spain; 2009-2011
  • Executive Assistant to Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (I&E) 2008-2009
  • CNIC, Strategy and Future Requirement (N5) Department, Washington D.C.; 2006-2008
  • Operations Officer, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE THIRTY THREE, Gulfport, MS; 2004-2006
  • Assistant Resident Officer in Charge of Construction (ROICC), Sigonella, IT; 2002-2004
  • Flag Aide, Third Naval Construction Brigade and NAVFAC Pacific, Pearl Harbor HI: 2000-2001
  • Assistant ROICC, Pearl Harbor, HI; 2000
  • Assistant Public Works Officer, U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; 1998-2000
  • Officer in Charge, Construction Battalion Unit 418, Submarine Base Bangor, WA; 1996-1998
  • Junior Officer, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion THREE, Port Hueneme CA: 1994-1996


  • Masters of Business Administration, City University; 2003
  • Masters of Science, Civil Engineering, Stanford University; 2002
  • Bachelors of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin: 1994

Professional Qualifications:

  • Seabee Combat Warfare
  • Member of Defense Acquisition Professional Community
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the State of California


  • Meritorious Service Medal (6 awards)
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Navy Commendation Medal (four awards)
  • Various Campaign and Unit Awards

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