|CDR Timothy Gibboney
Commander Gibboney attended Boot Camp at Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, in 1984 as a Machinist Mate. After completing MM “A” School, Nuclear Power School, and Nuclear Prototype training, he was assigned as a Staff Instructor at the Ballston Spa Training Facility. In 1989, he was awarded a four-year NROTC scholarship and attended The Ohio State University, graduating in 1994 with a Bachelor’s degree in Welding Engineering.
Commander Gibboney’s sea tours include: USS RAMAGE (DDG 61) as the Strike Officer and Damage Control Assistant, USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CG 57) as the Weapons Officer and Combat Systems Officer, and USS McFAUL (DDG 74) as the Executive Officer.
Commander Gibboney’s shore assignments were Navy Recruiting District Ohio, United States Naval Academy Professional Development, and a Federal Executive Fellowship at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory. He also completed an Individual Augmentation assignment to Commander, U.S. Fifth Fleet in Bahrain.
Commander Gibboney holds a Master of Science degree in Human Service Relations from Franklin University and Master of Arts Degree in Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.
Commander Gibboney’s personal decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (four awards) and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (five awards).