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Commanding Officer

The Commanding Officer manages the department,
GEO or chapter and its membership.

  • Duties:
    • Shall function as the president of the group having the responsibility of providing a leadership role and shall be required to:
      • Maintain an active membership on the ship and in the Federation®.
      • Have completed the required courses of study provided by the Federation® for authorizing promotion to that rank (Commanding Officer course, Officer Candidate course, and Staff Officer course)
      • Hold the minimum rank of Commander in the Federation®
      • Maintain that position until the Commanding Officer calls for a vote for replacement. The procedure to be as set forth in Change of Command (section 1.3).
      • Be ready and willing to accept all responsibilities of command including the filing and maintaining of all reports, the assignments of ship’s crew, and providing leadership to the members of the ship.
      • Be able to coordinate the actions of the crew, schedule and organize the meetings of the ship, designate locations, and preside over the meetings within the precepts of good order.
        • To foster a feeling of comradeship within the crew of the ship.
        • Shall lead by example and is expected to act as a liaison between the Federation®, other ships, and the crew of the USS FIRELACE.
      • To act to provide the smooth working of the crew and provide a means of solving internal problems whether between ship members or between members and the Federation®.
      • Submit in a timely manner all Federation® reports.

      The commanding officer shall continue in that position if there is no desire by another person within the crew to take that position, and the Captain performs the required duties as specified within the bylaws of the Federation®.

Commodore
Robin Wilson
Captain’s Schedule

Executive Officer

  • Duties:
    • Shall function as the vice-president of the group having the responsibility of providing a leadership role and shall be required to:
      • Maintain an active membership on the ship and in the Federation®.
      • Have completed the required courses of study provided by the Federation® for authorizing promotion to that rank (Commanding Officer course, Officer Candidate course, and Staff Officer course)
      • Hold the minimum rank of Lieutenant Commander in the Federation® and no more than two ranks below the Commanding Officer
      • Maintain that position until the Commanding Officer calls for a vote for replacement. The procedure to be as set forth in Change of Command (section 1.3).
      • Function as the second in command and Vice President of the ship.
        • Provide a leadership role when and if the CO is unable to do so.
      • Maintain a hard copy log of ship’s meetings and functions.
      • Sit as a member of the Charity Committee.
      • Assist in dispersal of safety and security information to all members of the crew.

      The Executive Officer reports to the Commanding Officer.

Lieutenant
Charles Hisa

Chief Operations Officer

  • Duties:
      • Maintain an active membership on the ship and in the Federation®.
      • Have completed the required courses of study provided by the Federation® for authorizing promotion to that rank (Commanding Officer course, Officer Candidate course, and Staff Officer course)
      • Hold the minimum rank of Lieutenant in the Federation® and no more than one rank below the Executive Officer
      • Maintain that position until the Commanding Officer calls for a vote for replacement. The procedure to be as set forth in Change of Command (section 1.3).
      • Function as the third in command and provide a leadership role when and if the CO and XO are unable to do so.
      • Serve as the ship’s Chief Financial Officer, having the responsibility of providing an accurate record of all funds.

      The Operation Officer reports to the Executive Officer.

Commander
Nathan Guill