COMMANDER Charlotte Mundy
With almost 10 years of sea time, CDR Mundy served on six ships including as Commanding Officer of USCGC MAUI (WPB 1304) in support of Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom in the Northern Arabian Gulf from 2008 to 2009 and USCCG KISKA (WPB 1336) conducting homeland security, law enforcement and search and rescue missions in the main Hawaiian islands from 2009 to 2010. Most recently, she was Executive Officer on USCGC DILIGENCE (WMEC 616) in Wilmington, NC from 2014 to 2016, conducting drug and migrant interdiction missions in the Western Caribbean Sea. She also served as Operations Officer on USCGC HAMILTON (WHEC 715) in San Diego, CA from 2006 to 2008, Executive Officer on USCGC WASHINGTON (WPB 1331) in Honolulu, HI from 2002 to 2004, and started her afloat career as a Deck Watch Officer on USCGC BOUTWELL (WHEC 719) in Alameda, CA from 2000 to 2002.
CDR Mundy enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1999 and was first stationed at Group Fort Macon in Atlantic Beach, NC. She earned her commission from Officer Candidate School in 2000. In addition to her afloat assignments, CDR Mundy stood watch as a SAR Controller at the District 14 Command Center from 2004 to 2006, served in the Office of Budget and Programs (CG-821) as the Program Reviewer for Coast Guard Personnel and Human Resources from 2011 to 2014, and as the WMSL/WHEC Policy and Capabilities Division Chief in the Office of Cutter Forces (CG-751).
A native of Southwestern Virginia, CDR Mundy is a 1995 graduate of Berea College in Berea, KY, with a B.S. in Agriculture. She also has an M.S. in Horticultural Science from North Carolina State University and a Master of Public Management from University of Maryland.