|LCDR Meghan Gray
LCDR Meghan Gray is a native of St. Louis, Missouri. She graduated in 2007 from University of Southern California with a Bachelors of Science degree in Geological Science with a minor in Environmental Engineering.
Following graduation she reported to USS SAN JACINTO (CG 56), where she served as Combat Information Center Officer and Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer. Her second division officer tour was as the Fire Control Officer where she served aboard USS PREBLE (DDG 88). She also held the additional duties of Air Defense Officer during PREBLE’s 2010-2011 deployment to C5F/C7F. In October 2015, LCDR Gray reported to USS HOPPER (DDG 70) as the Weapons Officer. She fleeted up to Combat Systems Officer in May 2017 and subsequently took over as Operations Officer from November 2017 to June 2018 during HOPPER’s 2017-2018 C5F/C7F surge deployment. She assumed duties as Executive Officer onboard HOPPER in June 2018.
LCDR Gray’s shore duty assignments include Naval Postgraduate School, where she earned a Masters of Arts degree in National Security Affairs, and Fifth Fleet Staff in Bahrain as a part of the Future Operations Integrated Air and Missile Defense Cell.