New Commander Takes Helm Of Coast Guard Cutter Pompano

A new commander is at the helm of the Coast Guard Cutter "Pompano". During a change of command ceremony Thursday morning in Gulfport, Lt. Junior Grade Todd Behney took over the ship.

Behney comes to the Coast from Honolulu. He relieves Lieutenant Meg Rapelye.

Rapelye has been aboard the Pompano for two years and will leave her command to pursue a Master's Degree in Marine Affairs.