24th Company, U.S. Naval Academy Class of ’82
Casada, Victor – – From usna.com 08/29/00: Vic has been added to the sales team at Life Cycle Engineering. He has almost 20 years of experience in marine and industrial fan maintenance applications.
Eisman, Greg – – Greg retired as a Captain in June 2006 and is currently working for SAIC as the Operations Manager at the National Data Buoy Center (NDBC) at Stennis Space Center, MS.
Ford, Michael Joseph–11/3/2016–I currently live in Coppell, TX which is just north of DFW airport. I am a Boeing 767 Captain for Delta Air Lines based in LAX. I fly to Asia, Central America and Europe as well as flights to Hawaii and flights within the continental United States. I have been married to Aileen for 31 years and have three children, Austin, 26, who graduated from UCLA, Madison, 23, who graduated from Columbia University in NYC, and Mia, 19, who is currently a sophomore at Columbia University. I get back to Annapolis a few times a year because my parents and brothers and sister still live in town. Hope everyone is doing well.
Hunter, Mark Robert—4/23/02–I’m still in the Nav. Just finished my command tour as CO of VFA-82 in CVW-1 deployed on USS Theodore Roosevelt. Quite the cruise, we flew combat missions in support of Enduring Freedom from mid-October to the 2nd of March. My next set of orders takes me to the USS Theodore Roosevelt as Operations Officer – I’ll report there next week.
Jamison, Ronald Lynn
Kelly, Francis Joseph
Krafty, James A.
Lopez, Fernanco J. — (4/21/02) Well, after 6 years I left the active Navy. Did reserves for about 6 years in Tallahassee, Fla. When I left active duty, I joined Michelin as an Industrial Engineer. Michelin has alot of USNA and Army guys. My first 3 bosses were West Pointers!! Did that in Dothan, Al for about 9 years. Then I left Dothan and worked in Spain for about 7 months. Can back, still with Michelin, to Lexington SC. I’m a Production Manager there (and sorry I can’t get you any tires). I have two girls, 16 and 13. Great kids, very active, and in High School. Still married to Jacqui. She’s a nurse in a local hospital here.
Negus, Scott L. — (8/22/06) I retired from the Navy in Sept 1998. I am an Actuary at Travelers in Hartford CT where I have worked since leaving the Navy. I have been married to Sharon (O’Riordan) since Dec. 1984. We have two children, Meghan (Sept. 1992) and Shane (Jan. 1995).
Rowden, Thomas Sumner – – Mike Fierro e-mail 09/09/00: Tom is in command of USS MILIUS (DDG 69) on station in the Arabian Gulf.
– – Ken Perry e-mail 9/7/97: Tom’s on the Joint Staff, J-38. Tom finished Naval War College this summer following an XO tour on an Aegis CG. He lives in Alexandria.
Sakai, James Jun
Shields, Mark David—5/28/02–I am living in northern Delaware, and am teaching history to 11th and 12th grade students at a private school. I also coach soccer, and continue to play on an adult team as well. My wife teaches special ed in the local public school system, and we have two children-Kaela, age 15, and Tyler, age 12. I took an early retirement from the reserves about 2 years ago. During my free time (mainly in the summer), I like to travel, surf, and be outside.
- Joe DiRenzo’s “Coast Guard Year In Review” June 10, 2019
- SAVE THE DATE – August 1, 2019 – CNO Change of Command April 8, 2019
- R.I.P. – Rick Hunt (16), March 22, 2019 April 8, 2019
- Bill Dawson, R.I.P. August 25, 2018
- Sad News June 28, 2018