Master Chief Marisol Dumlao reported to Navy Information Operations Command Pensacola in August 2016 to serve as the Command Master Chief. Master Chief Dumlao’s biography follows:
Master Chief Marisol S. Dumlao, U.S. Navy
Command Master Chief
Navy Information Operation Command, Pensacola
Master Chief Marisol Dumlao was born in Waukegan, IL. After graduating from Escuela Superior Jose Rojas Cortes in Puerto Rico, she enlisted in the Navy in July 1999. She reported to USS LA MOURE COUNTY (LST 94) in Little Creek, VA after completing RM ‘A’ School in Great Lakes, IL. During her tour there, she completed a UNITAS deployment and later decommissioned the ship.
In March 2001, she reported to USS INCHON (MCS 12) in Ingleside, TX. While there, she advanced to IT2 and qualified Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist and Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist while also completing a Western Pacific deployment. She later decommissioned the ship.
In March 2002, she reported to Reserve Readiness Command Southeast in Jacksonville, FL. She then transferred to Fleet Maritime Patrol Mobile Operations Communication Center, Golf in Whidbey Island, WA in 2006, where she completed a deployment in the Philippines and was selected to Chief Petty Officer.
In September 2010, she reported to Mobile Expeditionary Security Squadron NINE in Whidbey Island, WA serving as the Senior Enlisted Leader. She completed a Rim of the Pacific detachment and qualified Expeditionary Warfare Specialist. She was also selected to Senior Chief Petty Officer.
In September 2013, Master Chief Dumlao transferred to Commander, Naval Reserve Forces Command, where she was selected to Master Chief and Command Master Chief. She served as the Information Technology Department Senior Enlisted Leader and qualified Enlisted Information Warfare Specialist.
In August of 2016, she transferred to Navy Information Operations Command Pensacola, where she is currently serving as the Command Master Chief.
She has earned a Master’s Degree from Webster University. She is a graduate of the Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat course and of the Senior Enlisted Academy in Newport, RI (BC 52). Her personal awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (Four Awards) and Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Four Awards).