CDR Brandon Warren,
VX-31 Executive Officer
(U.S. Navy Photo)
Commander Brandon W. Warren graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1998 with a degree in Political Science. CDR Warren was designated a Naval Flight Officer in February 2000 while training in the E-2C aircraft with the “Greyhawks” of VAW-120 at NAS Norfolk, VA.
CDR Warren’s first operational tour was with the “Bear Aces” of VAW-124 where he deployed onboard the USS ENTERPRISE in support of Operations SOUTHERN WATCH and ENDURING FREEDOM. He was selected to transition and earned his Naval Aviator wings from the “Tigers” of VT-9 in December 2004 at NAS Meridian, MS.
CDR Warren reported to the “Gladiators” of VFA-106 and qualified in the F/A-18C Hornet. Follow on orders took him to NAS Lemoore, CA where he reported to the “Blue Diamonds” of VFA-146 and deployed onboard the USS JOHN C. STENNIS.
In October 2008, CDR Warren transitioned to the F/A-18E Super Hornet and joined the “Tophatters” of VFA-14 deployed onboard the USS NIMITZ. Following work-ups, the “Tophatters” deployed again onboard the USS JOHN C STENNIS. During subsequent tours CDR Warren served as the Operations Officer for the Strike Fighter Weapons School Pacific and NAWS China Lake.
CDR Warren holds a Master of Arts in Operational Art and Science from the Air University at Maxwell AFB and a Master of Science in Program Management from the Naval Postgraduate School.
Last Update 17-Aug-2016 12:28