MCPO(SW) Jeffrey S. Hogan
Command Master Chief
Master Chief Hogan is originally from Missouri. He commenced active duty in May 1997 under the Advanced Electronics Computer Field (AECF) program. Following Boot Camp he reported to Naval Station Great Lakes and attended Advanced Technical Training School followed by Electronics Technician “A” School, graduating in June of 1998. He is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy, class 196 and Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat course, class 179.
MCPO Hogan’s sea duty tours include USS Peterson (DD-969), USS Hopper (DDG-70) and USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19). During these tours he served as WCS, LPO and LCPO for Combat Systems Electronics divisions. His in-rate qualifications include Combat Systems Coordinator (DDG/CG) and Combat Systems Officer of the Watch on multiple platforms. He logged three Arabian Gulf deployments, one BMD deployment to the Sea of Japan and 18 ports through the C7F diplomacy mission.
Master Chief’s shore tours include Southern Region Signal Support Regiment-Naples, Italy, Center Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit-Keesler, Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes and COMSUBPAC Navy Data Center, Yokosuka. During these tours he served as NATO communication technician for multi-national ships/subs, calibration instructor, Education Training Evaluation Department LCPO and Senior Enlisted Leader. He also completed a mid-tour Individual Augmentee to KFOR (Kosovo) while stationed at Keesler AFB.
Master Chief is currently stationed onboard USS WHIDBEY ISLAND, LSD 41 as the Command Master Chief. He is married, has two sons, and one daughter. His personal awards include the Joint Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2), Joint Service Achievement Medal (2), and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (3), and various unit and personal awards.