Welcome to Strike Fighter Squadron Fourteen The Oldest and the Boldest” Command Master Chief David Conduff is a native of Tucson, Arizona.  He enlisted in the Navy in November 1991 and attended Basic Training at Recruit Training Command in Orlando, Florida.  Upon completion of Hull Maintenance Technician "A" School in April 1992 he reported to USS McKee (AS 41).  After two years, Master Chief Conduff completed Non-Destructive Testing of Metals, Hull Technician "C" school. Master Chief Conduff’s sea tours include:  USS CAPE COD (AD 43), USS SHENANDOAH (AD 44), USS ESSEX (LHD 2), USS BELLEAU WOOD (LHA 3), USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) and USS NIMITZ (CVN 68).  He was selected to Chief Petty Officer in 2002 while serving onboard BELLEAU WOOD.  Shore assignments include:  Navy Recruiting District Houston - Recruiting Station Lufkin, Texas and Ship Intermediate Maintenance Activity San Diego, Submarine Maintenance Department, Ballast Point, Point Loma, California. Master Chief Conduff checked aboard USS NIMITZ (CVN 68) on September 17th 2010 and was selected to the Command Master Chief program in 2012. Master Chief Conduff’s academic achievements include a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Columbia Southern University.  He is a graduate of the Navy's Senior Enlisted Academy (Class 132, Khaki) and CMC/COB Course (124).  Personal awards include the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (Fifth Award), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Sixth Award) and various unit commendations.  CMDCM(AW/SW) David Conduff Command Master Chief cmc.vfa14@navy.mil