Willie Levenston, Jr., Commissioner

Willie Levenston, Jr.Mr. Levenston, a member of the Commission since September 9, 2014, earned his Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and holds multiple accreditations in Management Skills Development, Data Transmission and Communications Systems. He retired from the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in 2008 after more than 40 years of service. In his capacity as Supervisor Electronics Engineer, Mr. Levenston was responsible for Surface Ship Exterior Radio Communications, Secure/Communication Information Processing, Naval Tactical Data Systems, Search Radar, Electronics Countermeasure/Navigational Aids, and the Submarine Communication sections. Mr. Levenston resides in the City of Portsmouth.


Appointed: 09/09/2014 (filled an unexpired term)
Unexpired Term: 06/08/2011 – 06/07/2015
First Full Term: 06/08/2015 – 06/07/2019
Second Full Term: 06/08/2019 – 06/07/2023
Third Full Term:  06/08/2023 – 06/07/2027

Executive Search Committee Member: 2021-2022
Finance Committee Member:  2022 to present
Operations and Nominations Committee Member: 2016 to present

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