SAILOR OF THE YEAR 2014
DC1 Anthony Sanchez
Petty Officer Sanchez is assigned to the Engineering Department aboard USCGC DEPENDABLE where he serves as an underway and inport Engineer of the Watch (EOW) and is the unit's Fire Marshall. He also serves as the Leadership and Diversity Advisory Council President.
Petty Officer Sanchez is a native of Albuquerque, New Mexico. He graduated Coast Guard Boot Camp in 2003 and was assigned to CGC MIDGETT, homeported in Seattle, Washington prior to attending Damage Control (DC) “A” school.