|LCDR Nathan S. Wemett
Commanding Officer (January 2013 - November 2013)
LCDR Nathan S. Wemett is a native of Fairfield, California. He enlisted in 1993, serving on USS ARKANSAS (CGN 41) from 1994 until 1997, then on staff at Commander, Pacific Fleet in Hawaii where he was selected for the Enlisted Commissioning Program in 1999. He attended the University of Washington where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and received his commission in 2001.
His first tour of duty was aboard USS LEYTE GULF (CG-55), where he served as Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer and Training Officer. In January 2004, LCDR Wemett reported to the
USS BOXER (LHD 4) where he served as Training Officer and completed two Western Pacific Deployments. In March 2009, LCDR Wemett reported to USS SAMPSON (DDG 102) and served as the Operations Officer. He was then selected for Early Command and served as Executive Officer and Commanding Officer for MCM Crew PERSISTENT. He assumed command of MCM CREW OLYMPIAN in January 2013.
LCDR Wemett’s tours ashore was a Personal Exchange Program tour aboard the German Fast Patrol Boat Hyaene (P6130).
LCDR Wemett’s awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, Navy Achievement Medal, and various unit and service awards.