Command Master Chief Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center
CMDCM Timmons, a native of Las Vegas, joined the United States Navy in May 1987. After attending OS A-school in Dam Neck, VA his first tour of duty was aboard USS Iowa (BB-61) home ported in Norfolk, VA.
In 1991 Master Chief Timmons was assigned to PCU Barry (DDG-52) and served there for 4 years before transferring in 1995 to Commander, Destroyer Squadron TWENTY-SIX as Command Information Center Officer.
After a successful tour with DESRON TWENTY-SIX, he went ashore to Fleet Training Center Norfolk, there he taught the ASTAC Course and was promoted to Chief Petty Officer.
In 2001 Master Chief was transferred to USS Gonzalez (DDG-66) where he was promoted to Senior Chief Petty Officer in 2003. In 2004 he went back to shore to serve as lead trainer of the Cruise Missile Defense System for Afloat Training Group (ATG) Atlantic, where in 2006 he was promoted to Master Chief.
In January of 2008 he was selected to join the Command Master Chief Program and took his first CMDCM tour aboard the USS Cole (DDG-67).
Timmons is currently serving as Command Master Chief at Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center.
Master Chief Timmons is a graduate from the Senior Enlisted Academy and Command Master Chief course. He has been awarded the Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (two awards), and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (eight awards).