Command Master Chief
CMDCM Teri A. Boucher
Command Master Chief Teri Boucher is a native of Butte, Montana. In August of 1995 she reported to Navy Boot Camp in Great Lakes, Illinois. She graduated in October and reported to Apprenticeship Training School as an undesignated Airman.
After completing Airman Apprenticeship training, she reported to Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadron (VQ) 4, Tinker AFB, Oklahoma. While onboard, she was designated as an Aviation Machinist’s Mate. In May 1998, she was assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HS) 4 in San Diego. Her other assignments include Naval Recruiting District Phoenix, Arizona, USS Tarawa (LHA-1), CNATTU North Island, California, HSC-6, Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71, and Patrol Squadron (VP) 40 in Whidbey Island, Washington. During her tours she has deployed onboard USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), USS Tarawa (LHA-1), USS Nimitz (CVN-68), USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) and 5th, 6th and 7th Fleet Areas of Responsibility.
She is qualified Aviation Warfare Specialist, Surface Warfare Specialist, Information Dominance Warfare Specialist and Master Training Specialist. Upon completion of her tour at VP-40 in October of 2020; she reported to HSM-70, where she currently serves as the Command Master Chief Petty Officer.
Boucher is a graduate of the U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (Class 206, Blue) and the CMC/COB course (Class 178). Military decorations include five Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, six Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, eight Good Conduct Medal, eight sea service ribbons as well as numerous Unit Commendations, Campaign and Service Awards.