COMMAND MASTER CHIEF
Master Chief Brian R. Martin, USCG
Command Master Chief Brian R. Martin assumed the duties as Command Master for Base Boston on July 19, 2021. Base Boston serves as the single DCMS touch point for the First Coast Guard District in support of Coast Guard operations throughout the district’s area of operations. Base Boston also supports all other Coast Guard support units and personnel who are stations throughout New England, New York and Northern New Jersey.
Originally from Milton, PA, CMC Martin enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1999. His previous assignments include Officer in Charge Coast Guard Station Charleston, Charleston, SC, Officer in Charge Coast Guard Station Milford Haven, Hudgins, VA, Executive Petty Officer of Coast Gard Cutter IBIS, Cape May, NJ, Station Small Supervisor Coast Guard Station Shark River, Manasquan, NJ, Station Small Supervisor of Coast Guard Station Townsend Inlet, Sea Isle City, NJ, Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light, NJ and Coast Guard Cutter Hammerhead Woods Hole, MA.
Master Chief Martin is a proud graduate of the Chief Petty Officer Academy, Class 218 and the Coast Guard Senior Enlisted Leadership Course, class 06-2018. Master Chief Martin is a licensed 100-ton master, his personal awards include the Coast Guard Commendation Medal (4 Awards), Coast Guard Achievement Medals (4 Awards), the Command Ashore insignia, Advance Boat Forces insignia, permanent Coxswain insignia, and multiple unit awards.
He has been married to Chief Boatswain’s Mate Jamie Martin of Laurel, MD since 2007. They are the very proud parents of two children daughter Kyra age 14, and son Landon age 10.