Commander Judd Krier received his commission graduating from the United States Naval Academy in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. He also holds a Master of Engineering Management from Old Dominion University.
Commander Krier's at-sea assignments include Strike Officer, USS Vicksburg (CG 69); Reactor Controls Division Officer, USS Harry S Truman (CVN 75); First Lieutenant, USS Ponce (LPD 15); After Station Officer, USS Enterprise (CVN 65); Executive Officer in USS Pearl Harbor (LSD-52); and Commanding Officer in USS Pearl Harbor (LSD-52).
Ashore, Commander Krier served as Master Electrical Engineering Instructor, United States Naval Academy; Action Officer, Joint Staff, Directorate for Strategy and Policy (J-5); and Surface Warfare Officer (SWO)(N) Program Manager, OPNAV N133.
His personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (two awards).