Captain Trevor G. Christman
Captain Trevor G. Christman was commissioned into the Marine Corps in May 2011, and attended Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.
In 2007, he joined the Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps Program as a Marine Option Midshipmen and attended the Tulane University of Louisiana. Upon completion of Officer Candidate School and his bachelor’s degree in Consumer Behavior and Marketing, Midshipmen Christman was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in May 2011.
Upon completion of The Basic School in December 2011, Second Lieutenant Christman attended the Air Defense Control Officers Course at Marine Air Ground Task Force Training Complex 29 Palms, California. In July 2012, he reported to Marine Air Control Squadron 1, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing in Yuma, Arizona for duty as an Air Defense Control Operator. During his tour with Marine Air Control Squadron 1, Captain Christman participated in numerous Marine Air Control Group 38 exercises implementing the full ability of the MACCS, including MISTEX.
In March 2013, he was deployed to Marine Aerial Vehicle Squadron 1 as an augmented UAV Mission Commander in support of 2nd MAW FWD during Operation Enduring Freedom 13.1-13.2. Upon his return, he was awarded a lateral transfer to the new UAV Officer MOS and assigned to the Air Force 558th Flying Training Squadron at Randolph AFB, San Antonio, Texas for the Remotely Piloted Aircraft Officer training syllabus.
Captain Christman accepted orders to Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 3, Marine Aircraft Group-24, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii in September 2014, for duty as an Unmanned Aircraft Commander of the RQ-7B Shadow aircraft. During his tour at VMU-3, Capt Christman has held billets as the Assistant Logistics Officer, the Marine Aircraft Group 24 UAV subject matter expert/Frag Officer, and is currently the Executive Officer of Marine Wing Support Detachment 24.
Captain Christman’s decorations include: National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and NATO Medal ISAF Afghanistan.