CDR Anthony Myers graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Hawaii Pacific University in May of 1996. In July of 1997, he received his commission through Officer Candidate School in Pensacola where he began flight training as a Naval Flight Officer.
Upon completion of flight training in October of 1999, CDR Myers reported to Patrol Squadron FOUR SEVEN, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay where he served as Logs and Records officer, ASW Officer, Training Plans Officer, and NFO NATOPS Officer. While at VP-47, CDR Myers qualified as Tactical Coordinator (TACCO), Instructor TACCO, Mission Commander, and Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI).
In November of 2002, CDR Myers reported to Commander, Patrol and Reconnaissance Force Pacific, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, where he served in the Weapons and Tactics Unit (WTU) as the Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Officer and Extended Echo Ranging (EER) Subject Matter Expert, and Tactical Support Center (TSC) Watch Officer.
In June of 2005, CDR Myers reported aboard USS NIMITZ (CVN-68) where he served as Catapult and Arresting Gear Officer. While aboard USS NIMITZ, CDR Myers was the Assistant V-2 Division Officer and the V-5 Division Officer.
CDR Myers reported to Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii in February of 2007 where was assigned to the N-5 as the country desk officer for Australia, New Zealand, and Oceania as well as Korea and Russia.
Following his tour at COMPACFLT, CDR Myers returned to the P-3 community as a Department Head in Patrol Squadron NINE, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay. During his tour with the World Famous “Golden Eagles”, he deployed to Kadena, Japan and served as the Administration Officer, Training Officer, and Operations Officer.
In September of 2010, CDR Myers served as the Directorate Executive Officer for CJ-5, Combined, Joint Task Force Horn of Africa.
Following his tour in Africa, CDR Myers served as the Director, Tactical Operations Center Kaneohe Bay as well as N-6 for Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing TWO from January 2012 to June 2015.
In June 2015, CDR Myers reported to Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 24, Marine Aircraft Group 24, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay where he assumed his current duties as Executive Officer.
His personal awards include the Joint Service Commendation Medal, multiple Navy Commendation Medals, Navy Achievement Medal, and multiple Unit and campaign decorations.