William Hendrickson, Select One

Deputy Dean Dean of Students
Cmdr., U.S. Navy
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Received NFO wings in May 1991 and selected to fly in the S-3 "Viking" in San Diego, CA. Deployed with VS-29 in 1993 and 1995. In July 1996, transferred to NROTC San Diego as an instructor. In August 1999, joined the Navy Reserve (TACRON 1294). In November 2002, recalled to active duty as a recruiter/DH with NRD San Diego. In 2006, selected for a designator change as an active duty HR Officer. Executive Officer at Officer Training Command Newport from 2006-2009. Deputy Director for Military Personnel at the National Security Agency from 2009-2012, the Manpower Head for BSO-11 from 2012-2015, and his current position as Deputy Dean of Students at the Naval War College since July 2015.

Areas of Expertise

  • None

Professional Highlights


Deputy Dean of Students - US Naval War College


Manpower Head - Field Support Activity


Deputy Director for Military Personnel - Nat'l Security Agency


Executive Officer - Officer Training Command


Department Head/Recruiter - NRD San Diego


Department Head - TACRON 1294


Instructor/Mentor - ROTC San Diego


NFO - VS-29


NFO Training


M.B., University of San Diego, Business Administration

B.S., Virginia Tech University, 1989, Finance

Awards and Decorations

Defense Meritorious Service Medal

Meritorious Service Medal
2 Medals

Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal
4 Medals

Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
2 Medals

External Memberships and Associations

Board certified Senior Professional of Human Resources (SPHR)

News, Media, & Events

VIDEO: 45 Seconds on Stoicism and Leadership

Aug. 19, 2019
News Publication

Rochefort Group Workshop Series: Workshop Two

Aug. 19, 2019
8:00 a.m.
Sims Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

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