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2019 US Coast Guard Night
April 11, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm$65
At the All Hands Club, U.S.C.G. Base – 427 Commercial Street, Boston MA
Thursday, April 11, 2019
1730 Cocktail Hour – 1900 Dinner – Cash Bar
$65.00 per person
$45.00 for junior officers, enlisted 0-3 and below, Mass Maritime Cadets
RDML Andrew Tiongson Commander, First Coast Guard District U.S. Coast Guard
Rear Admiral Andrew Tiongson assumed the duties of Commander, First Coast Guard District in June 2018. He oversees all Coast Guard missions across eight states in the Northeast including over 2,000 miles of coastline from the U.S.-Canadian border to northern New Jersey and 1300 miles offshore. RDML Tiongson’s previous flag assignment was as the Assistant Commandant for Resources and Chief Financial Officer for the U.S. Coast Guard, where he was responsible for all budgetary, financial and resource management activities relating to the programs and operations of the Coast Guard. Rear Admiral Tiongson is a career cutterman whose time at sea spans five Coast Guard cutters and one U.S. Navy ship. His personal awards include three Legions of Merit, four Meritorious Service Medals, three Coast Guard Commendation Medals, the U.S. Navy Achievement
Medal, the Commandant’s Letter of Commendation and various Service and unit awards. Rear Admiral Tiongson is a 1989 graduate of the United States Coast Guard Academy where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. He holds two Master degrees from The George Washington University: Mechanical Engineering and Environmental and Energy Management. He was also a System Design and Management Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where he earned a Master of Science in Engineering and Management, a joint degree from MIT’s Sloan School of Management and Engineering School. He also completed MIT’s one-year Seminar XXI program on foreign politics, international relations and the national interest.