Bobby Frost – BMC USN (RET), joined Maritime Institute in 2022. He is an instructor for Able Seaman, Proficiency in survival craft, and Personal Survival Techniques. He is now Deck Department Head responsible for scheduling instructors to teach approved courses in a manner reflective of the highest professional maritime standards. Bobby served in the U.S Navy for 22 years, performing various deck department roles onboard USS Samuel Elliot Morrison (FFG-13), USS La Moure Country (LST-1194), and HSV-2 Swift. He earned his Master Training Specialist qualification while serving as a Crane Instructor for Navy Cargo and Handling Battalion-1 in Williamsburg, Va. Bobby enjoys playing bass guitar, hunting, fishing, gardening, and attending concerts with his wife and two children.