CDR Kevin Gillam
Phone: (401) 841-2370
Fax: (401) 841-6960
Commander Gillam is an EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) officer coming to the War Gaming Department after serving two years as Executive Officer, Naval Base Guam. Previous tours also included XO of Naval EOD Technology Division in Indian Head, MD, and XO at Naval Experimental Diving Unit, Panama City, FL. Other tours included OPNAV N-867 as the Requirements Officer for the AT/FP afloat program, Operations Officer at EOD Mobile Unit (EODMU) SIX in Charleston, SC, OIC of EODMU ELEVEN Detachment Fallon, NV, and OIC of EODMU FIVE Detachment FIVE located in Guam. Shipboard tours included three years as OPSO/DCA on USS Pioneer (MCM-9), and a deployment on USS Independence (CV-62) to the Persian Gulf.
He holds a BS in Economics from Texas A&M University (1991), an MBA from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (2000), and an MA from the Naval War College (2003).
CDR Gillam’s personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal (Six Awards), and the Navy Achievement Medal.