COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 16, 2018 —
Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer and Chief of Naval Operations ADM John M. Richardson announced that Navy Rear Admiral (Lower Half) Michelle C. Skubic, who has been selected for promotion to the rank of Rear Admiral, will be assigned as Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) and Chief of Supply Corps, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Skubic is currently serving as commander, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio.
Skubic earned a bachelor's degree from California State University, Fullerton and holds a Master of Science in Acquisition and Contract Management from Naval Post Graduate School. She is also a graduate of the Joint Forces Staff College and the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Executive Development Institute.
Skubic's previous duty stations include director, Logistics, Fleet Supply and Ordnance, N4, United States Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, chief of staff, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; commanding officer, NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Virginia; director of supplier operations, DLA Aviation, Richmond, Virginia; deputy force supply officer, Commander, Naval Surface Forces, San Diego, California; deputy department head for program contracts, Naval Air Systems Command in Patuxent River, Maryland; combined bachelor quarters officer and Aviation Support Division officer, Naval Air Station Sigonella, Sicily; and services officer and carrier readiness officer at Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego, California. Her afloat tours include USS GEORGE H. W. BUSH (CVN 77), USS MCFAUL (DDG 74), and USS ACADIA (AD 42).