Master Chief Michael Hass reported as the Senior Enlisted Leader to Navy Expeditionary Intelligence Command in July 2016.
He was born in Philadelphia, PA and enlisted in the Navy in 1989 at the age of 17 and completed Recruit Training in Orlando, FL, and graduated from the Navy and Marine Corps Intelligence Training Center, Dam Neck, VA, where he began his career as an Intelligence Specialist.
During his 26 year career, his afloat duty assignments have included USS NASSAU (LHA-4) and USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71). During these tours he completed three deployments to the Mediterranean Sea, Adriatic Sea, Ionian Sea, and the Arabian Gulf in support of Operation NOBLE ANVIL/ALLIED FORCE, Operation SOUTHERN WATCH, Operation ENDURING FREEDOM, and Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. Additionally, he was assigned to Commander Strike Force Training Atlantic where he was the senior enlisted afloat intelligence mentor responsible for training and certifying 14 east coast Strike Groups for deployments to the 5th and 6th Fleet AORs.
His shore tours include: Joint Intelligence Center Pacific, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Joint Forces Intelligence Command, Norfolk, VA; Commander Naval Surface Force Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, VA, and Navy Expeditionary Combat Command, Virginia Beach, VA.
Master Chief Hass is currently assigned to CID Unit Hampton Roads and is serving as the Command Senior Enlisted.
Master Chief Hass’ personal awards include: the Meritorious Service Medals (with one gold star), the Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (with two gold stars), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Navy Achievement Medal (with four gold stars), and the Good Conduct Award (with one silver star and two bronze stars).