Base Portsmouth Overview





Position Name Phone
Commanding Officer Michael R. Roschel, Captain, USCG (757) 483-8590
Executive Officer William A. Budovec, Commander, USCG (757) 483-8590
Base Command Master Chief Shawn A. Burns AETCM, USCG (757) 638-2700
Command Admin Lori Shorthouse (757) 483-8590


Base Portsmouth Command Philosophy

Directions to Base Portsmouth

Base Portsmouth History

Base Portsmouth's Mission

Ensure timely delivery of effective and integrated mission support during steady state and contingency operations

Base Portsmouth's Vision

Together we will achieve excellence in providing mission support with personnel and services to our customers and stakeholders.

Base Portsmouth's Strategic Priorities are as follows:

  • Cultivate, Strengthen and Improve Partnerships with Stakeholders
  • Align Base Activities with Logistic Center and Service Center Priorities and Tasking
  • Enhance The Value of Base Products and Services by Applying Continuous Process Improvement Techniques
  • Manage Our Command Capabilities to Meet Current and Future Coast Guard Requirements. Develop and Divest Capabilities when Appropriate
  • Invest in Our People