Welcome to the VAW-112  Golden Hawks
Suicide_Prevention

VAW 112 Home
Points of Contact
Check-Ins
Career Counselor

ABOUT US

Facebook Page
Ombudsman
Family Gram
Squadron History
Previous COs
About the E-2C
Photo Gallery
Point Mugu Resource Handbook

LINKS

CVW-9
( Carrier Air Wing 9)
 
NBVC
NBVC Family Housing
NBVC Fleet and Family Readiness
Navy Housing Online
 
Pre-Deployment Information
 
Bupers Access
EAWS Study Resource
Military Pay Rates
Naval Safety Ctr
Navy Recruiter
Uniformed Regs
U.S. Navy
USN Ribbon Checker
Red Cross
 
 
 
 
 
CMC VAW 112
Command Master Chief
CMDCM(AW/SW) John J. Lanza

COMMAND MASTER CHIEF
Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron
One One Two
VAW-112

NBVC Point Mugu, CA

Master Chief Lanza graduated from Whittier Union High School in 1995. He completed his Associate’s Degree in Supervision and Management from Coastline Community College in March 2011. He hails from Whittier, California.

In December 1995, Master Chief Lanza joined the Navy and completed Recruit Basic Training, Engineering Common Core, Electrical Core, and subsequently attended Electrician’s Mate (EM) “A” school in Great Lakes, Illinois.

He reported to USS SHILOH (CG-67) in January 1997, were he served as a maintenance man in the Electrical Division of the Engineering Department. While on board he qualified as Engineering Officer of the Watch, Repair Locker Officer, and was selected as the 2002 Sailor of the Year.

His follow-on tours include Navy Recruiting District San Diego where he was advanced to Chief Petty Officer; USS COMSTOCK (LSD-45) where he served as Engineering Department Leading Chief Petty Officer and was advanced to Senior Chief Petty Officer; Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific where he served as an OMMS NG Analyst; and USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CG-57) where he serves as the Maintenance and Material Management Coordinator. He was advanced to Master Chief Petty Officer in May of 2013.

In October 2015, Master Chief Lanza reported to VAW 112 to serve as their Command Master Chief.

Master Chief Lanza’s Awards include Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medals (five), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals (four), Flag Letters of Commendation (three), five Good Conducts Medals, and various campaign medals and unit awards.

 

 
[VAW-112 Home].[POCs].[Ombudsman].[Newsletter].[History.[Gallery]. [CACCLW Home]
Last Updated: November 13, 2015

This is an official U.S. Navy Web site.  GILS Registration Number: 12879
Please read this Privacy Policy before entering this site.
Send recommendations and comments to the Webmaster.

Please see our Section 508 Accessibility Statement