Mailing Address

Commanding Officer
Coast Guard Island, Bldg 42
Alameda, CA 94501

Telephone Number

Phone:  (510) 437-5757

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 USCGC Munro (WMSL 755)

"Gallantry in Action"

Photo of Captain Rula F. DeisherRula F. Deisher

Captain, United States Coast Guard
Commanding Officer, U. S. Coast Guard Cutter MUNRO (WMSL 755)

Captain Rula Deisher reported to the Coast Guard Personnel Service Center in July 2019 as Chief of Enlisted Assignments.  Here she was responsible for the overall execution of the assignment process for the 33,000 members of the Coast Guard's enlisted workforce.

A Permanent Cutterman, Captain Deisher served as the Commanding Officer aboard CGC DEPENDABLE, Little Creek VA; Executive Officer of  CGC CAMPBELL, Portsmouth NH; Operations Officer of CGC TAHOMA, Portsmouth NH; and Communications  Officer of CGC RELIANCE, Portsmouth NH.

Her shore assignments include serving as Commanding Officer of the USCG Northeast Regional Fisheries Training Center located on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Here she was responsible for training U.S. Coast Guard Boarding officers on fisheries regulations from Maine to Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. She worked extensively with Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in developing U.S. inspector procedures and training for the North Atlantic Fisheries Organization. She also served as Living Marine Resources Officer for the Fourteenth Coast Guard District, collaborating with the Western Pacific Fishery Council and the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission. As a member of the Quadrilateral Defense Operational Working Group, she coordinated fisheries enforcement support in the South Pacific with Australian, French, and New Zealand partners. She also served as a Search and Rescue Duty Officer and Command Duty Officer for USCG Pacific Area in Alameda, California.

Captain Deisher graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy in May of 2000 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. She returned to the classroom in 2012 at the University of Washington School of Marine and Environmental Affairs and received a Master of Marine Affairs in June 2014. Her personal awards include three Coast Guard Meritorious Service Medals, four Coast Guard Commendation Medals, and the Coast Guard Commandant's Letter of Commendation Ribbon.

Photo of Commander Brian M. FinnBrian M. Finn

Commander, United States Coast Guard
Executive Officer , U. S. Coast Guard Cutter MUNRO (WMSL 755)

A Permanent Cutterman with over 9 years of seas service, CDR Finn has served aboard CGC CHASE, San Diego, CA, and CGC CONFIDENCE, Cape Canaveral, FL. In addition, he has served as Commanding Officer of CGC BARANOF, Kingdom of Bahrain and CGC CHARLES DAVID JR., in Key West, FL.

CDR Finn previously served as Program Manager in the office of Intelligence Plans and Policy, where he was responsible for procuring and managing Coast Guard wide intelligence tools. Other shore tours include: Operations Officer and Deployable Team Leader at Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team, and Program Manager in the Port Security Directorate at Coast Guard Headquarters.

CDR Finn graduated from California Maritime Academy with a degree in Marine Transportation with a third mate unlimited merchant license. He holds a Master's degree in Strategic Intelligence from National Intelligence University.

Casey C. Workman

Chief Gunners Mate
Command Senior Enlisted Leader, U. S. Coast Guard Cutter MUNRO (WMSL 755)