Sector Jacksonville Deputy Commander

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Commander Joshua D. Rose

Commander Josh Rose assumed the position as Deputy Sector Commander at Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville in June 2021, where he serves as the alternate Captain of the Port, Officer in Charge of Marine Inspection, Search and Rescue Mission Coordinator, Federal On Scene Coordinator, and Federal Maritime Security Coordinator. CDR Rose had previously served as the Prevention Department Head at Sector Jacksonville since 2019. 

A native of Hampton, Georgia, CDR Rose graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science in Management. He completed his first tour onboard the CGC DECISIVE. He has a Master of Art degree in Public Administration from University of North Florida. Prior to this assignment, CDR Rose served at Coast Guard units in Jacksonville, FL, Mobile, AL, and Savannah, GA, in which he worked in the Prevention Departments in various roles. He has also completed one tour at CG-FAC. He is married to Missy Rose and they have three children.