• Jun 6, 2023
  • 3:48 AM

Admiral Linda Fagan Nominated to Head U.S. Coast Guard First Woman to Lead Armed Service

The Biden Administration nominated Admiral Linda Fagan to lead the U.S. Coast Guard. If confirmed, she would become the first woman to lead a U.S. armed service.  

The article below contains some background information on her as well as what colleagues have to say about her nomination.  


Admiral Fagan’s nomination hearing was held on April 28, 2022. Below is a summary of the hearing: https://www.commerce.senate.gov/2022/4/admiral-linda-fagan-first-woman-nominee-to-lead-u-s-coast-guard-appears-before-commerce-committee