Sector Key West Command Master Chief
Master Chief Eric S. Silvoy
Master Chief Silvoy assumed the duties of Command Master Chief on June 5th 2023, and serves as the Command Senior Enlisted Leader for all U.S. Coast Guard missions within Sector Key West’s Area of Responsibility.
Master Chief Silvoy’s previous assignments include Command Master Chief of Sector Charleston, Officer in Charge, USCGC TACKLE, Rockland, ME; Executive Petty Officer of: USCGC JOSHUA APPLEBY, St. Petersburg, FL, USCGC ANVIL, Charleston, SC; and USCG Station Provincetown, MA.
Master Chief Silvoy has served on the CGMA Board of Directors head of the Strategic Planning Committee, and Board of Behavior Social Sciences Student Association at University of Maryland Global Campus where he earned a Bachelor’s degree of Science Degree in Psychology, Summa Cum Laude. He is a distinguished graduate of the Chief Petty Officer’s Academy where he was awarded the Altus Tendo “Reach Higher” award in December 2014.
Originally from Laurel, MD Senior Chief Silvoy enlisted in the United States Coast Guard in March 2003. His personal awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Five Coast Guard Commendation Medals, Three Coast Guard Achievement Medals, and one Commandant’s Letter of Commendation Ribbon, all with the operational distinguishing device. In addition to various other personal and unit level awards, he wears the Officer in Charge Afloat and the Permanent Cutterman and Coxswain Insignia.