|CAPT Murzban Morris
Hailing from Spotswood, New Jersey, Captain Murzban "Murz" Morris received his Navy commission from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1995, with a B.S. in Chemistry and a M.A. from the Naval Postgraduate School in National Security Affairs.
Sea-tours include Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer aboard USS PAUL HAMILTON (DDG-60), Operations Officer aboard USS SQUALL (PC-7), Operations Officer in USS JOHN S MCCAIN (DDG 56), Operations Officer in Destroyer Squadron 60, Executive Officer and Commanding Officer USS MCCLUSKY (FFG 41) and Commanding Officer USS TAYLOR (FFG 50).
Ashore, CAPT Morris has served as the Combat Systems Officer (N65) for Commander Naval Surface Forces (CNSF), an IA tour to Iraq where he served as the LNO from Multi-National Corps-Iraq (MNC-I) to the Office of Provincial Affairs (OPA), and as the Japan Branch Chief and the Strategic Division Chief for the Joint Chiefs of Staff (J-5, Strategy and Policy Directorate).
His current assignment is as Commodore, Destroyer Squadron TWO ONE, homeported in San Diego, CA.