Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16



Mission Statement Under 3rd MAW

The mission of Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 13 is to provide aviation logistics support, to include intermediate level maintenance and supply functions, to the operational squadrons of Marine Aircraft Group 13. 

MALS-16 Leaders

Lieutenant Colonel Meghan A. Kennerly
Commanding Officer, Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16

Lieutenant Colonel Meghan A. Kennerly was born in Missouri and graduated from North Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. She accepted an appointment to the United States Naval Academy where she graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science in English.Commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps, she was assigned to

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Major Mark W. Kociba
Executive Officer, Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16

Major Kociba was born and raised in Ohio, graduating from Olentangy High School in 1995. He graduated from the Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science in 1999 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in December 2005. Major Kociba completed recruit training at Parris Island in April 2006, became a 0861 Forward

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Sergeant Major Oranjel A. Leavy
Sergeant Major, Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16

Sergeant Major Leavy enlisted in the Marine Corps on 21 May 1996, where he underwent recruit training at Parris Island South Carolina. He Graduated recruit training on 13 August 1996.  He then reported to School of Infantry for Marine Corps Combat Training in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.  Upon Completion of MCT, he remained at Camp Lejeune where

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