Mr. Mark Rose, a member of the Senior Executive Service, assumed the duties of the U.S. Coast Guard Comptroller on 1 June 2014. He previously served as the Chief of the Financial Information and Control Division at the U.S. Coast Guard Finance Center. Prior to this position, he served as the Coast Guard Deputy Comptroller.
Mr. Rose retired from the Coast Guard with the rank of Captain having served as the Commanding Officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Finance Center. Other distinguished duty assignments included Commanding Officer of Base Elizabeth City, leading the Financial Management Transformation Task Force and serving as the Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Exchange System.
Mr. Rose graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. He earned a Master of Business Administration Degree with a major in Finance and Investments from George Washington University and a Master of Accounting and Financial Management Degree from the Keller Graduate School of Management. Mr. Rose is a certified public accountant and a certified government financial manager.