Command Cadre
Base Miami Beach


Commanding Officer
CAPT Harry Mautte

CAPT Mautte is currently the Commanding Officer of Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Florida, responsible for mission support activities required by the Coast Guard Seventh District and its subordinate commands.  Base Miami Beach serves as the host command for Sector Miami and provides port services for all transient Coast Guard and visiting vessels. Base Miami Beach and its many geographically distributed sub-units provide vital depot-level Naval Engineering and Electronics Engineering maintenance, and provides logistical, administrative, financial, procurement, and health care services to Coast Guard units throughout South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Puerto Rico.

Prior to his current assignment, CAPT Mautte served as the Seventh District Director of Auxiliary. In that capacity, he provided program oversight, guidance and support to the highly active Seventh District Auxiliary, numbering over 4500 strong. The Auxiliary provides critical support and augments the active duty workforce across a wide spectrum of Coast Guard missions.

CAPT Mautte also served as the Deputy Resource Management Division Chief, Seventh District, Miami, Florida, where he supervised the Budget, C4IT/Security, Administrative and Planning branches.

Previous assignments include Shore Facilities Manager at Atlantic Area in Portsmouth, VA, Construction Management Branch Chief at Civil Engineering Unit Miami, FL, Assistant Facilities Engineer at Support Center, Elizabeth City, NC, Civil Engineering Coordinator at Civil Engineering Unit Miami, FL, Assistant Planning Officer at the Seventh District, and Engineer Officer in training onboard CGC GALLATIN, Governor’s Island, NY.

CAPT Mautte is a 1995 graduate of the U. S. Coast Guard Academy where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering.  In 2011 he earned a Master of Business degree in Finance from Strayer University.  He is a certified Project Management Professional, Certified Energy Manager and a DHS Acquisition Level II Program Manager.

CAPT Mautte’s personal awards include the Coast Guard Meritorious Service Medal, four Coast Guard Commendation Medals, three Coast Guard Achievement Medals, the Commandant’s Letter of Commendation, and various other service and unit awards.  He was also the recipient of the 2005 Society of Military Engineers Oren Medal.

 

Executive Officer
CDR Roger Omenhiser

CDR Omenhiser is currently the Executive Officer of Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, responsible for mission support activities that support Coast Guard operations by the Seventh Coast Guard District and its subordinate commands.  Base Miami Beach serves as the host command for Sector Miami and several of its sub-units, and provides port services for all transient Coast Guard and visiting vessels.  It also includes geographically distributed depot-level maintenance functions in Naval Engineering and Electronics Engineering, and provides logistics, administrative, financial, purchasing, and health care services to Coast Guard units throughout Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Puerto Rico.

Prior to his current assignment he served as Comptroller, Training Center Cape May.  There he supervised the finance & accounting, security, logistics, galley, and MWR sections at the Coast Guard’s only enlisted accession source.

Previous assignments include Logistics Department Head at Sector Lower Mississippi River in Memphis, TN, Mission Support Budget Execution at CG Headquarters in Washington, DC, Law Enforcement Detachment 402 Officer-in-Charge at Tactical Law Enforcement Team South in Opa-Locka, FL, and Deck Watch Officer aboard the CGC VALIANT in Miami Beach, FL. 

CDR Omenhiser is a 2001 graduate of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Government.  In 2008, he earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Florida’s Hough Graduate School of Business.  He is also a Certified Government Financial Manager.  

CDR Omenhiser’s personal awards include the Coast Guard Meritorious Service Medal, two Coast Guard Commendation Medals, one Coast Guard Achievement Medal and various service and unit awards.  He was also the recipient of the 2016 DHS CFO’s Supervisory Award for excellence in financial management. He is married to the former Cheryl Dudek who originates from Milford, Massachusetts.  Roger & Cheryl have twins, son Ethan and daughter Evelyn, who are 5 years old.

 

Command Master Chief
MECM Christopher Ellis