MKC Chris Keister is a 17 year veteran of the Coast
Guard. His assignments upon completion
of basic training in 1991 include; Stations Fire Island NY,
His awards include 3 Coast Guard Achievement Medals, 2 Commandant’s Letter of Commendation and numerous other unit and personal awards. He has earned the Coast Guard’s permanent cutterman insignia and boat forces insignia and is a proud graduate of class 144 of the Chief Petty Officers Academy.