Don Marrin, Select One

Associate Professor Wargaming Department
Cmdr., U.S. Navy, Retired
Don Marrin photo


Career Surface Warfare Officer who has been involved with wargaming since 2000.

Areas of Expertise

  • A2/AD
  • Command and Control
  • Joint Operations
  • Military Planning
  • Operational Warfare
  • Surface Warfare
  • Wargaming

Professional Highlights


Associate Professor, War Gaming Department, CNWS, NWC

Designs, Develops, Directs, Adjudicates, and Analyzes operational and strategic-level wargames, tabletop exercises and workshops in support of the US Navy and US Department of Defense.


M.A., U.S. Naval War College, 1994

B.S., U.S. Naval Academy, 1981, Ocean Engineering

News, Media, & Events

VIDEO: 45 Seconds on Honor, Courage and Commitment

Jul. 08, 2019
News Publication

Starship Poseidon Summer STEM Camp

Jul. 14, 2019
3:00 p.m.
Naval Station, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Aircraft Carrier Chaos: How the U.S. Navy Lost One of Its Most Deadly Warships

Mar. 11, 2019
The National Interest
Article Publication

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