CMDCS(SW) Michael Maclin
Command Senior Chief
Senior Chief Maclin, a native of Tennessee, graduated from High School in June, 1999. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in Tennessee, 4 January 2001. He completed basic training at RTC Great Lakes, Illinois in April, 2001 as an undesignated Fireman. He shortly after was designated to the rate of Operations Specialist.
Senior Chief Maclin’s sea duty assignments include USS CONSTELLATION (CV 64) homeported San Diego, CA from 2001-2003, USS SHILOH (CG 67) homeported San Diego, CA from 2003-2006, USNS RAPPAHANNOCK (TAO 204) homeported San Diego, CA from 2009-2010, and USS VANDEGRIFT (FFG 48) homeported San Diego, CA from 2010-2015.
Ashore, Senior Chief Maclin has served at SEAL TEAM SEVENTEEN homeported San Diego, CA from 2006-2009 and UWDC DET SAN DIEGO homeported San Diego, CA from 2015-2018.
Senior Chief Maclin reported to COMMANDER, TASK FORCE 65 and DESTROYER SQUADRON 60 September 2018.
His academic achievements include the Senior Enlisted Academy class 206 (Khaki) and the CMC/COB course class 196. Senior Chief Maclin’s personal awards include the Navy/Marine Corps Commendation Medal (three awards), the Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal (five awards), and various campaign and service awards.