Command Master Chief (October 14, 2015 - Present)
CMDCS Ronnie Auman
Command Master Chief

Senior Chief Petty Officer Auman is a native of Society Hill, South Carolina, a 1998 graduate of Darlington High School. Entering the Navy in April 1999, he attending Basic Training in Great Lakes, Illinois and graduated MN “A” school, Ingleside, Texas in September 1999.
Senior Chief Auman’s sea tours include USS ARDENT (MCM-12) forward deployed to Manama Bahrain, USS ROBIN (MHC-54) home ported Ingleside Texas, MHC CREW GALLANT home ported Ingleside Texas, and rotational MCM CREW CONFLICT home ported San Diego, California deploying to Manama, Bahrain. He currently is serving as the Command Senior Chief onboard USS SENTRY (MCM-3) forward deployed to Manama Bahrain.
Ashore Senior Chief Petty Officer Auman’s tours include Mobile Mine Assembly Unit Eleven (MOMAU 11) in Charleston, South Carolina, Afloat Training Group San Diego, California, and Command Senior Chief  Transient Personnel Unit Puget Sound, Bangor, Washington.
Senior Chief Auman is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy (Class 157 Brown), Command Master Chief/Chief of The Boat Course (Class 129) in Newport, Rhode Island. He holds an Associate’s in Business Administration from Coastline Community College and a Bachelors of Science in Human Resource Management from Upper Iowa University.
His personnel awards include the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (Four Awards), the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Eight Awards), and numerous campaign and unit awards.
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