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Cmdr. Tammy S. McCreary

Commander, United States Navy

28 January 2021

Studio portrait of Cmdr. Tammy S. McCreary
Cmdr. Tammy S. McCreary
Studio portrait of Cmdr. Tammy S. McCreary
Cmdr. Tammy S. McCreary
Studio portrait of Cmdr. Tammy S. McCreary
Photo By: MC2 Jacob Milham
VIRIN: 210128-N-OW182-0002
 Cmdr. Tammy McCreary is a native of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and a 2002 graduate of Vanderbilt University, where she earned her commission and a Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering. She also holds a Masters of Science in Engineering Technology Management. 

McCreary's sea duty assignments include: Division Officer tours as Fire Control and Force Protection Officer aboard USS Ingraham (FFG 61), and Training Officer and Main Propulsion Officer aboard USS Vella Gulf (CG 72); Department Head tours as Engineering Officer aboard USS Thach (FFG 43), and Gas Turbine Deputy for Engineering Assessments Pacific; and most recently, Executive Officer aboard USS Stout (DDG 55).

Ashore, McCreary’s assignments include: Ship-Handling and Seamanship Instructor at Surface Warfare Officer School in Newport, Rhode Island, deploying shortly after as the request for information and fragmentary order manager for Multi-National Corps Iraq; Surface Warfare Officer School as the Common Core Lead for Engineering Directorate; OPNAV N95 staff in the amphibious ship maintenance and readiness branch; and PEO USC as the PMS 420 Deputy PAPM for ASW mission package.  

McCreary finished her Joint Professional Military Education Phase I while at Command and General Staff College. Her awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy Commendation Medals (3 awards), Navy Achievement Medals (2 awards).


 
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