Lieutenant Kempisty is the current Navy Surface Forces Shiphandler of the Year. A surface warfare officer and 2014 U.S. Naval Academy graduate, he served on board the USS Truxtun (DDG-103) in Norfolk, Virginia, and then on board the USS Monsoon (PC-4) in Bahrain. He is presently working on his master’s degree in astronautical engineering in the Space Systems Engineering program at Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California.

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