Command Senior Chief Warren Wiedemann is a native of Elyria, Ohio. He holds Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership and a Master Training Specialist certification.
Wiedemann enlisted in the U.S. Navy, Jan. 23, 1996, completing boot camp in Great Lakes, Illinois and Aviation Ordnanceman Apprenticeship School in Millington, Tennessee. His first duty station was in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where he was assigned to the magazine crew in the weapons department and was promoted to petty officer 3rd class. His duty stations include Aviation Intermediate Maintenance Division (AIMD) at Naval Air Station (NAS) Cecil Field, AIMD at NAS Oceana, Navy Recruiting Division Ohio, where he was promoted to petty officer 2nd class, Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 11 (HS 11) at NAS Jacksonville, where he was promoted to petty officer 1st class, Helicopter Sea Combat Weapons School Atlantic, where he was promoted to chief petty officer, and CNAF at NAS North Island. His last duty station was at CNATT Detachment Eglin Air Force Base Florida, where he was promoted to senior chief petty officer. He is currently a Scorpion aboard USS Little Rock’s (LCS 9) Gold Crew.
Wiedemann has served aboard USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67), USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) and USS Enterprise (CVN 65) in support of Operation Deliberate Forge, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom as well as detaching to 32 other Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Allied countries bases throughout the world.
Wiedemann’s personal decorations include the Navy Commendation Medal (Two) and Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Five).