CGC Healy Command

Commanding 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.

Executive Officer

The Executive Officer (XO) is Captain Jessica Worst. 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.

Operations Officer

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

Engineer Officer

The Engineer Officer (EO) is Lieutenant Commander Matthew Stevick. 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.

First 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.

Supply 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.

Command Master Chief

BMCM Michael Love is Healy's Command Chief. Master Chief Love acts as a liaison between the ship's enlisted crewmembers and the command.