Rear Admiral Timothy Weber is a native of Holland, Michigan. He earned a Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, and a Master of Science degree from the Naval Postgraduate School. He received his commission as an ensign in 1989.
Operationally, Weber completed a one-year assignment in 2010 to the NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan/Combined Security Transition Command as Chief, Afghan National Police (ANP) Medical Advising Team/Advisor to the ANP Surgeon General. He has also served in senior staff positions as director of manpower resources, Medical Resources, Plans and Policy (OPNAV N931); legislative liaison, Secretary of the Navy’s Office of Legislative Affairs; various healthcare resourcing roles at the U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery; and chief of staff, TRICARE Management Activity, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs.
Additionally, he has served as the director for administration, Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, North Carolina and as executive officer, U.S. Naval Hospital Yokosuka, Japan. In 2015, Weber assumed command of U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan. Weber’s most recent assignment was at Navy Medicine West where he reported as chief of staff in 2017.
Weber assumed duties as commander, Navy Medicine West (NMW), Aug. 16, 2019. In this capacity, he directed Navy Medicine’s health care system in the Pacific providing medical care to more than 850,000 beneficiaries and he oversaw Navy Medicine’s research and development activities worldwide. On Dec. 17, 2019, Weber became commander, Naval Medical Forces Pacific, as NMW was renamed to reflect the command’s new readiness-focused mission. In this role, Weber has oversight of 11 Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Commands on the West Coast and Pacific Rim that train, man, and equip medical forces, primarily in military treatment facilities, as well as Navy Medicine's eight research labs. He currently is the 19th Director of the Medical Service Corps.
His personal decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (2 awards), Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (5 awards), Navy Commendation Medal (3 awards), and the Navy Achievement Medal (2 awards). He also has been awarded the Japanese Defense Cooperation Award (Second Class) from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force.