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Commander Joseph Caldwell
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Commander Joseph Caldwell received his commission from Officer Candidate School after graduating from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. He also holds a Master’s degree in Engineering Management from Old Dominion University and is a graduate of the Argentine Naval War College.
  
His previous sea duty assignments include Communications Officer on USS Reuben James (FFG 57), Reactor Propulsion Division Officer on USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), Combat Systems Officer on USS Boxer (LHD 4) and Reactor Training Assistant on USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).
 
Ashore, he served as Instructor and Class Director at Naval Nuclear Power Training Command, DDG 1000 Requirements Officer on the staff of the Chief of Naval Operations, Surface Warfare Directorate (OPNAV N96).  His most recent assignment was on the Joint Staff, J-8, as Defense Resource Manager and Executive Assistant to the Deputy Director for Resources and Acquisition.
 
His personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Navy & Marine Corps Commendation Medal, the Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal, and other campaign, service, and unit awards.

 

 
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