DOD Chain Of Command

    Chain of Command
    Commander in Chief: President Donald J. Trump      
    Vice President of the United States: The Honorable Michael R. Pence
    Secretary of State: Secretary Mike Pompeo
    Secretary of Defense: Secretary Mark Esper
    Secretary of the Navy: Acting Secretary Thomas B. Modly
    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff: Gen. Joseph Dunford
    Chief of Naval Operations: Admiral Michael Gilday
    Commander Naval Education and Training: Rear Admiral Kyle Cozad
    Commander Naval Service Training Command: Rear Admiral Milton J. Sands III
    Area 12 Manager: Commander Rusty L. Hibbard
    Senior Naval Science Instructor: LCDR Gino L. Rice
    Naval Science Instructor: Chief Petty Officer Marvin O. Russell
    Naval Science Instructor: Gunnery Sergeant Lenwood Stackhouse
    Commandant of the Marine Corps: General David Berger
    Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Master Chief Russell L. Smith
    Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps: Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Troy Black
Last Modified on February 12, 2020