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Meet District Commodore Chris Harshflield

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COMO Chris Harshfield

The District Commodore (DCO) is the senior elected Auxiliary leader in the District, and presides over the Executive Committee (shown here), the policy-making District Board, and the District Staff. The DCO is elected for 2 years and works hand in hand with the Director of Auxiliary in carrying out Auxiliary national, District, and U.S. Coast Guard policy.



Former District 11 South Commodores

John D. Roche, Sr.   1941-1942   John B. Stone  1965-1966   Charles C. Long 1993-1994
Jack I. Cairns  1943   Herbert Packard  1967-1968   Jermone T. Crampton 1995-1996
Donald Douglas  1944-1945   Edward G. Neale, Jr.  1969-1970   Richard B. Miller 1997-1998
Harry Ashton  1946   Arch D. McGregor  1971-1972   David H. Gaudette 1999-2000
Robert J. Boyle  1947   Whitly A. Ridenour  1973-1974   David L. Pottinger 2001-2002
Joe Hoenig  1948   John J. Eppink  1975-1976   Richard W. Densmore 2003-2004
Roland W. Snow  1949-1950   Benjamin S. Royce  1977-1978   Lois A. Conrado 2005-2006
Edwin F. Franke  1951-1952   Leonard Berman  1979-1980   Robert E. Sterzenbach 2007-2008
John W. Loos  1953-1954   William T. Manion, Jr.  1981-1982   Michael C. Johnson 2009-2010
John B. Tanner  1955-1956   Philip S. Biernacki  1983-1984   Harry M. Jacobs 2011-2012
Win Unger  1957-1958   George R. Ruffin  1985-1986   Alfred J. Verdi 2013-2014
John B. Tanner  1959-1960   Edward T. Contos  1987-1988   Bert Blanchette 2015-2016
John R. Glass  1961-1962   Morton H. Resnick  1989-1990   Tom Stoddard 2017-2018
Kenneth F. Brown  1963-1964   George J. Karlsen  1991-1992   Chris Harshfield Current