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Posted: August 31, 2010

Rear Adm. Philip Greene to be new superintendant of Kings Point


Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood announced Rear Adm. Philip Greene Jr. will become the superintendant of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y.

Rear Adm. Greene holds a master's license and is a 1978 graduate of Kings Point. Greene is coming to the USMMA from the Navy, for which he was most recently the director of the Navy Irregular Warfare Office. Prior to that assignment, Greene served as commander of the Combined Joint Task Force: Horn of Africa.