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Alameda, California: Official Coast Guard City Guarding Our Homeland

"PACAREA's Area of Responsibility (AOR) encompasses six of the seven continents, more than 70 countries, and more than 74 million square miles of ocean - - from the U.S. Western States to Asia, and from the Arctic to Antarctica."

Commander Pacific Area 


PACAREA Commander 

Command Philosophy

Strengthening Service Culture- Commander's Intent


Vice Admiral Andrew J. Tiongson

Deputy Commander 
Pacific Area

Deputy Commander Pacific Area









Rear Admiral Brendan C. McPherson


Chief of Staff Pacific Area

Placeholder for PACAREA's Chief of Staff, CAPT T B (Tad) Wilson









Captain T B (Tad) Wilson
(bio coming soon)


Command Master Chief 
Pacific Area 

PACAREA Command Master Chief Pullen's Photo









Master Chief Petty Officer
Lucas M. Pullen


Chaplain Pacific Area

Placeholder for PACAREA's Chaplain, Captain David A. Stroud










Captain David Aaron Stroud
(bio coming soon)