MAG-11 Leaders

MAG 11 Leaders

Colonel Shannon M. Brown
Commanding Officer, Marine Aircraft Group 11

A native of Columbus, Ohio, Colonel Brown is a 1995 graduate of Swarthmore College.  He was commissioned as an officer in the Marine Corps in August 1996 and was designated an aviator in February 2000 after flight training in Pensacola, Florida and Meridian, Mississippi. Colonel Brown has served as an F/A-18 pilot in the operating forces with

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Lieutenant Colonel Scott W. Symons
Executive Officer, Marine Aircraft Group 11

 LtCol Scott “Richard” Symons graduated from Rochester Adams High School in 1998.   He attended Western Michigan University where he graduated with a BS in Aviation Flight Science in 2002.  He completed OCS and TBS and immediately reported to Pensacola, FL to undergo pilot training in the summer of 2003.  LtCol Symons was winged in May, 2005, after

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Sergeant Major Tricia M. Smith-Leavy
Sergeant Major, Marine Aircraft Group 11

Sergeant Major Smith-Leavy enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1996 and underwent recruit training at Parris Island South Carolina. Upon graduation of recruit training, she reported to the School of Infantry for Marine Corps Combat Training in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.  She remained at Camp Lejeune where she attended Personnel Clerk's Course. Upon

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