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Command Master Chief
This is the official biography for the Command Master Chief, Marine Corps Forces Reserve / Marine Corps Forces South

CMCDM(FMF/EXW) Carrie L. Weser

Marine forces south


Command Master Chief Weser is a native of Lake In The Hills, IL. She enlisted in the United States Navy in 1992 and attended basic training at Recruit Training Command, Orlando, FL. Upon graduation, she attended Hospital Corpsman “A” school in Great Lakes, IL followed by Field Medical Service School (FMSS) in Camp Lejeune, NC. 

Her tours include: Ward Corpsman, Naval Hospital Charleston, SC; Paramedic, Sewell’s Point Medical Clinic, Norfolk, VA; Instructor, Naval Hospital Corps School, Great Lakes, IL; Inspector-Instructor  (I-I) Corpsman, Weapons Co. 3/24, Springfield, MO; Independent Duty Corpsman (IDC), Explosive Ordnance Disposal Expeditionary Support Unit (EODESU) ONE, Coronado, CA;  IDC/EOD Group One IDC ISIC, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Operational Support Unit (EODOSU) Seven, Coronado, CA; Hospital Corpsman (HM) FTS Detailer/Lead Detailer PERS-4012, Navy Personnel Command (NPC), Millington, TN; Command Master Chief, Navy Operational Support Center, Baltimore, MD; and Command Master Chief,  Navy Operational Support Center, Houston, TX.  

Reserve assignments include: Fleet Hospital (FLTHOSP) Det. 19, Decatur, IL and Operational Health Support Unit (OHSU) Det G, Great Lakes, IL. 

Command Master Chief Weser deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, where she served as the IDC for Combined Joint Task Force Paladin Southwest.

On 27 March 2020, she assumed the duties as Command Master Chief, Marine Forces Reserve/Marine Forces North.  In December 2020, Marine Forces North authorities were transferred from Marine Forces Reserve, New Orleans, LA to Marine Forces Command in Norfolk, VA.  In May 2021, Commander Marine Forces Reserve, assumed authorities as Marine Forces South. Consequently, Command Master Chief Weser serves as Command Master Chief, Marine Forces Reserve/Marine Forces South.

She has earned two warfare qualifications, Enlisted Fleet Marine Force and Enlisted Expeditionary Warfare Specialist, and is qualified as a Master Training Specialist. She is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy, Class 187, (Purple Group), Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat Course, Class 15120, and Reserve Senior Enlisted Management (RSEM) course.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Maryland University College and a Master of Science in Operations Management in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas.

Her personal awards include the Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (6), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (3) and various unit, campaign, and service awards