|Captain Jacoby assumed the duties as Commander, Surface Forces Logistics Center (SFLC) on June 20th 2017. As the CO of SFLC, CAPT Jacoby heads the single logistics center for the Coast Guard surface fleet providing engineering, maintenance, casualty repair, supply, and technical information services to 242 cutters and over 1,800 boats stationed throughout the United States.
Captain Jacoby’s career has been a mix of cutter engineering afloat, cutter support ashore, and new cutter design and acquisition. He served as Assistant Engineering Officer aboard CGC SHERMAN (WHEC-720) and Engineering Officer aboard CGC MORGENTHAU (WHEC-722). He was the Engineer Officer at Group Key West, Executive Officer at Naval Engineering Support Unit Honolulu, Logistics Department Head and Commanding Officer of enlisted personnel at Sector St. Petersburg, Patrol Boat Product Line Manager at Surface Forces Logistics Center, as well as Deputy Surface Program Manager and Assistant Program Executive Officer (PEO) for C4ISR and Cyber Acquisitions in the acquisition directorate at Coast Guard Headquarters.
A native of Corning, New York, he graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in 1992 with a Bachelors of Engineering and holds a Masters of Mechanical Engineering Design and Manufacturing from Old Dominion University and a Masters of Engineering Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Captain Jacoby is a licensed professional engineer, a certified Level III program manager and a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Captain Jacoby’s military awards include a Legion of Merit, two Meritorious Service Medals, four Coast Guard Commendation Medals, three Coast Guard Achievement Medals, and multiple unit awards.