Commander Jamie Murdock
Commander Jamie Murdock hails from Ticonderoga, NY. A graduate of the University of Florida, he received his commission through Officer Candidate School in Pensacola, Florida in 1999.
He served at sea as Damage Control Assistant and Navigator in the pre-commissioning crew of USS HOWARD (DDG 83), Engineer Officer on USS HIGGINS (DDG 76), and Engineer Officer on USS CAPE ST. GEORGE (CG 71). He was awarded the 2007 CNSF Navy and Marine Association Leadership Award and the Naval Academy Class of ’76 Leadership Award while serving as a Department Head.
Ashore, CDR Murdock served in the Office of the Dean of Students at the Naval War College, in the Office of Legislative Affairs Program Office as the Fleet Readiness Liaison to the Senate and House Armed Services Committees, and as a Detailer in PERS-411, Surface Commander and Lieutenant Commander/Commander Assignments, at Navy Personnel Command.
In addition to his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, History, and Criminal Justice from the University of Florida, he also has a Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.
CDR Murdock’s decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, and various individual, unit, and campaign awards.