Robin Reighley, Captain, USN (Ret), joined TRLMI after a 26 year Naval Career and 15 year merchant mariner career. Robin’s navy career highlights included a tour as the Commanding Officer of the USS Berkeley (DDG 15), and as Assistant Chief of Staff for Cruiser Destroyer Group 5 (CRUDESGRU5) and Commander, Naval Surface Forces Pacific (COMNAVSURFPAC). As a merchant marine officer, Robin received his credentials as an Unlimited Master with a First Class Pilot endorsement for San Diego bay. Robin sailed with Chevron Shipping Company for many years before working at their headquarters in planning and operations. At TRLMI, Robin teaches Tankship Dangerous Liquids, Bridge Resource Management, Global Marine Distress and Safety System (GMDSS), Radar, Able Seaman and Vessel Security Officer. When he is not teaching, Robin is an avid fisherman and sailor, is an appointed US Sailing judge, and is active with the America’s Cup Challenge Association.