CMDCM JAMES C MAGEE
COMMAND MASTER CHIEF
HELICOPTER SEA COMBAT SQUADRON ELEVEN
Master Chief Magee is a native of Gulfport, Mississippi. He graduated from Harrison Central High School Class of 1994; he completed basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, IL.
His tours of duty include: USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV-67) Mayport, FL, NAS Whiting Field Milton FL, USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN-75) Norfolk, VA, Naval Air Technical Training Center (NATTC) Pensacola FL, USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH (CVN-77) Norfolk VA, and USNS COMFORT (T-AH 20) Norfolk VA.
In 2016, he was selected for the Command Senior Chief program and advanced to Command Master Chief in 2017. He served as the Command Senior Chief of the USNS COMFORT, from May 2016 to December 2017. Command Master Chief Magee reported to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron ELEVEN (HSC-11) “Dragon Slayers” in January 2018.
Master Chief Magee holds an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration/Management from Excelsior College. His personal awards include the Meritorious Service Medal (one award), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (three awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (four awards) and numerous other unit and campaign awards. Master Chief Magee is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy (class 178 purple), CMC/COB course (class 157) in Newport, Rhode Island.