Lieutenant Junior Grade Patrick G. Bennett III graduated from the United
States Coast Guard Academy in May 2011 with a Bachelor of Science degree in
Government. Upon graduation he served as a deck watch officer onboard USCGC
BRISTOL BAY (WTGB 102), a 140' tug and barge homeported in Detroit,
Lieutenant Junior Grade Bennett reported aboard USCGC JUNIPER (WLB 201) during the summer of 2013, where he is currently serving as the Operations Officer.
A Maryland native, CWO3 Warner enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and attended recruit basic training in 1988. In addition to his current afloat assignment as the First Lieutenant onboard CGC JUNIPER, CWO3 Warner has also served onboard CGC TACKLE, CGC POINT WHITEHORN, CGC POINT LEDGE, and as the Executive Petty Officer (XPO) of CGC MALLET.
CWO3 Warner's ashore assignments include CG Station St. Inigoes, MD, XPO of CG ANT Chincoteague, VA and CG ANT Hatteras, NC. CWO3 Warner served as Officer in Charge of ANT Port O'Connor, TX, and the Aids to Navigation Officer for Sector Corpus Christi, TX.
CWO3 Warner holds a Bachelors of Science Degree.
A Rhode Island native, CWO4 Andersen enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and attended recruit basic training in 1987. In addition to his current afloat assignment as the Engineer Officer (EO) on CGC JUNIPER, CWO4 Andersen has also served on CGC DAUNTLESS, CGC SANIBEL, CGC HAMMERHEAD (EPO), CGC WILLOW (EO), and CGC EAGLE (EO), "America's Tall Ship."
CWO4 Andersen's ashore assignments include CG Station Point Allerton, MA, two
tours at CG Station Cape Cod Canal, MA, one of which was as the Engineering
Petty Officer (EPO), and the Facilities Engineering Department at CG TRACEN Cape