During the November business meeting, the annual elections were held to select a Flotilla Commander and Vice Flotilla Commander. The election was supervised by Division Commander, Ronald Woody, and Division Vice Commander, Robert Harlan.
Flotilla Commander: Brian Shrift
Vice Flotilla Commander: Al DeJean
Both were sworn in that evening, their duties taking effect January 1st.
The Flotilla Commander (FC) provides primary leadership and supervision to the flotilla. The FC is responsible to assure that the overall flotilla program conforms to the Coast Guard and Auxiliary policies and procedures.
The Vice Flotilla Commander (VFC) has the primary responsibility for unit administration and coordination between staff members. The VFC is essentially the Chief of Staff for the flotilla.