|CMDCM(SW/AW/EXW) Robyn Pierce
Command Master Chief
Master Chief Robyn Pierce is from Cincinnati, Ohio. She enlisted in the Navy on 27 August 1990, attending Boot Camp at Recruit Training Command, Orlando, Florida. Upon graduation, she began training at Hospital Corpsman “A” School, Great Lakes, Illinois. In March 1991, she attended Field Medical Service School, Camp Lejeune, NC.
Her first assignment was BMC, Naval Recruit Training Command, Orlando, FL. In May 1992 she received orders to Naval Hospital, Rota Spain. After a successful overseas tour of duty she reported to Naval Weapons Station, Yorktown, Virginia. In August of 1997, she reported to Surface Force Independent Duty Corpsman “C” School, Portsmouth, Virginia. She graduated August 1998 as the Honor Graduate and received orders to the USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN 74). During this tour she earned Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist and Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist. She completed two Western Pacific Deployments in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM and was promoted to Chief Petty Officer on 15 September 2001.
In September 2002, she transferred to ATG Pacific, San Diego, CA and qualified Master Training Specialist and Afloat Training Specialist She also earned her Bachelor of Science degree from George Washington University during her tour with ATG. She was promoted to Senior Chief Petty Officer in April of 2004. In 2005 she attended the Senior Enlisted Academy, Class 121, Green Group. She served onboard the USS RUSHMORE (LSD 47) and completed Rim of the Pacific in addition to her third Western Pacific Deployment in support of OIF/OEF, while earning her Master of Health Science degree from George Washington University.
In September of 2009, she deployed as an IA, to Combined Joint Task Force –Horn of Africa where she was assigned as SMDR/IDC, Forward Operating Location, Camp Kasenyi, Entebbe, Uganda. In May of 2010 she was promoted to Master Chief Petty Officer. She served as Deputy Command Master Chief, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA. In 2012 she was selected to the Command Master Chief program. She was assigned to VFA-22, Fighting Redcocks, Lemoore, CA. She deployed onboard the USS CARL VINSON (CVN 70) for her fourth deployment in support of Operation INHERENT RESOLVE. January, 2015 she reported onboard USS ANCHORAGE (LPD 23), San Diego, CA as the Command Master Chief.
Master Chief Pierce has earned three warfare qualifications (Enlisted Surface Warfare, Enlisted Aviation Warfare, and Enlisted Expeditionary Warfare Specialist). Her personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (two awards), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (three awards) and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (six awards). She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Clinical Health Science and a Master of Health Science degree in Clinical Practice Management and Leadership, from George Washington University.