Command Leadership



Naval Health Clinic Charleston
110 NNPTC Circle Goose Creek S.C. 29445

Commanding officer - Captain Dale P. Barrette, MSC USN

Captain Dale P. Barrette was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree, with a double major in Biology and Chemistry, from Valparaiso University. In 1990, he earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry and accepted a direct commission as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy. His prior military experience includes United States Marine Corps Officer Candidate School and seven years enlisted service in the Navy Reserves, achieving the rank of Hospital Corpsman Second Class.....

Executive officer - Captain Lonnie Hosea, NC, USN

Captain Hosea graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting in 1991 and Northeast Louisiana University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1995. He began his U.S. Navy career in the Navy Reserves as a Hospital Corpsman (HM3) in 1994 with the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion-28. He was commissioned an Ensign in the U.S. Naval Reserve Nurse Corps in 1996. He was employed as a critical care nurse from 1996 to 1997 in Monroe, LA.....

Command Master Chief - HMCM (SS) Andy Petrone

Master Chief Andy Petrone enlisted in the Navy from Grantsville, Maryland in December 1990, and attended recruit training and Hospital Corpsman “A” School in Great Lakes, IL. Master Chief Petrone’s shore assignments include National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD; Tri-service School of Histopathology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Wash., D.C.; Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, NC; Basic Enlisted Submarine School, Groton, CT; Naval Undersea Medicine Institute, Groton, CT; Naval Submarine Support Command Pearl Harbor; Commander U.S. Pacific Fleet; and Commander Submarine Squadron Eleven. ...