On July 30, 2021, Captain Jody Grady was relieved by Captain Correia as Commanding Officer, Naval Network Warfare Command. Captain Grady’s biography follows:
Jody Grady, USN
Naval Network Warfare Command
Captain Jody Grady graduated from Georgia Tech in 1994 with a BE in aerospace engineering where he received his commission from the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps.
He has most recently served as U.S. Cyber Command liaison officer to U.S Pacific Command from September 2015 until September 2017.
Previous assignments include: chief staff officer of Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Master Station Atlantic (NCTAMS LANT) from February 2013 until August 2015. Combat Systems Officer in USS Enterprise (CVN 65) from July 2011 until January 2013 where he deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Knowledge manager and convoy commander, Combined Support and Training Command – Afghanistan (CSTC-A) flag communications officer, Strike Group (CSG) 11, deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, then deployed a second time in support of U.S. 7th Fleet operations executive assistant, OPNAV N6 automated data processing officer and OneNET planning officer, U.S. Naval Central Command/U.S. 5th Fleet information technology director, Fleet Anti-Submarine Warfare Training Center assistant operations officer, Destroyer Squadron (CDS) 1, deployed in support of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT 99) combat information center officer, USS John A. .Moore (FFG 19), deployed in support of Counter-Narcotics Operations
He holds a master’s degree in computer science from Naval Postgraduate School.
His personal awards include the Joint Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Meritorious Service Medal (4), Navy Commendation Medal (3), Navy Achievement Medal (3), and the Copernicus Award (2004).