Command Senior Chief
Command Senior Chief:
Senior Chief Petty Officer Edward Mills
Take care of our people. They're the cornerstone
of all missions, tasks and achievements.
Senior Chief Mills assumed the duties as Command Senior Chief, Base Los
Angeles/Long Beach on 05 May 14. His primary responsibility
is to advise the Commanding Officer of Base Los Angeles/Long Beach, on
issues and initiatives pertaining to all Coast Guard members and their
families within Base Los Angeles Long Beach.
Most recently Senior Chief Mills served in the LANT-6 department at
Coast Guard Atlantic Area in Portsmouth, VA, where he served as Chief of
Senior Chief Mills’ previous assignments include USCGC Courageous, Group
Key West, FL, Group Upper Mississippi River, Keokuk, IA, Group Woods
Hole, MA, MSU Morgan City, LA, USCGC Campbell, and MSU
Senior Chief Mills is a proud graduate of Coast Guard Chief Petty
Officers Academy, Class 155, the Coast Guard Senior Enlisted Leadership
Course, Session 36 and he is currently taking classes at Touro
University Worldwide in pursuit of his Associates Degree.
Senior Chief Mills’ personal awards include seven Achievement Medals
with Operational Distinguishing Device, one Commandant’s Letter of
Commendation with Operational Distinguishing Device, and the permanent