CGC Healy Command

Captain rank imageCommanding Officer

The Commanding Officer (CO) is Captain Kenneth Boda. Captain Boda assumed command of HEALY in June, 2021. As CO, Captain Boda is responsible for the overall safety of the ship and crew, as well as the successful completion of HEALY's assigned missions.

Commander rank imageExecutive Officer

Commander Patrick Armstrong. The XO is responsible for the day to day operations onboard the ship, as well as carrying out all the administrative tasks and responsibilities necessary in making HEALY's missions successful.

Commander rank imageOperations Officer

The Operations Officer (OPS) is Lieutenant Commander Jamie Greendyk. OPS oversees the daily operations of HEALY, including coordinating science mission support, information technology systems, and medical support.

Lieutenant Command rank imageEngineer Officer

The Engineer Officer (EO) is Lieutenant Commander Aaron Brockus. The EO is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the most complex and technologically advanced power plant in operation within the Coast Guard. In addition, he provides support for all shipboard scientific hardware and equipment.

Chief Warrant Officer 2 rank imageFirst Lieutenant (Bos'n)

The First Lieutenant (BOSN) is Chief Warrant Officer Christopher Seevers. As the First Lieutenant, CWO Seevers is responsible for the safety and coordination of all deck operations, science equipment deployments, and small boat operations.

Chief Warrant Officer 2 rank imageSupply Officer

The Supply Officer (SUPPO) is Chief Warrant Officer Elizabeth Meister. CWO Meister is responsible for all logistics, supply and support onboard HEALY. This includes such things as personnel administrative issues, procurement of supplies and the operation of the ship's galley.

Master Chief rank imageCommand Master Chief

ETCS James McArdle is Healy's Command Master Chief. Senior Chief McArdle acts as a liaison between the ship's enlisted crewmembers and the command.