Shrift and DeJean being sworn inDuring 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.

Election Results

Flotilla Commander: Brian Shrift

Vice Flotilla Commander: Al DeJean

Both were sworn in that evening, their duties taking effect January 1st.

Elected Officers

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.