|CMDCM(SW) Adrian McCown
Command Master Chief (October 2013 - October 2015)
Command Master Chief Adrian McCown enlisted in 1994 in Houston, TX. He attended Recruit Training in Great Lakes, Illinois and STG “A” School in San Diego, CA.
His first sea duty assignment was USS RODNEY M DAVIS (FFG 60), homeported in Yokosuka, Japan. His other assignments include Naval Ocean Processing Facility Whidbey Island, WA, USS MCFAUL (DDG 74), USS JOHN S MCCAIN (DDG 56), USS LASSEN (DDG 82) and Navy Military Police Guard Battalion, Parwan, Afghanistan.
He is a graduate of the Navy Senior Enlisted Academy and Command Master Chief/ Chief of the Boat Course in Newport, RI. Master Chief McCown reported in October 2013 as Command Master Chief in USS MICHAEL MURPHY (DDG 112).
Master Chief McCown’s personal awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (five awards), Enlisted Surface Warfare Insignia, Enlisted Information Dominance Warfare Insignia and numerous campaign awards.