Commander Rochelle Hill
Commander Hill is a native of Clearwater, FL. She was commissioned as a Surface Warfare Officer in 2000.
At sea, Commander Hill served as the Communications Officer and the Force Protection Officer in USS Stout (DDG 55) and as the Weapons Officer and Combat Systems Officer in USS Halsey (DDG 97).
Ashore, Commander Hill served as a Requirements Officer for Surface Radars and Integrated Air and Missile Defense at OPNAV N86 and as a Levant Planning Officer in the J3 at U.S. Central Command.
Commander Hill holds a B.A. in English from the University of San Diego and an M.A. in National Security and Strategic Studies (Middle East) from Naval Post Graduate School.
Her personal awards include The Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (three awards), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Navy Achievement Medal (2 Awards), and various unit and campaign awards.