Christopher Emde

Chief Operations Officer, Military Swim Test

Specialist, Master Teacher

Christopher is a Citadel  graduate & has invested 20 years in the Marine Corps as an artillery specialist & logistics officer. His leadership in operations management led him to receive several awards and accolades. Since a young boy he has been passionate about swimming & participates in a local Torpedo league.  Chris has successfully trained and supervised over 3000 men and women to complete the Water Survival Instruction training program during Marine Corps bootcamp at Parris Island SC.  In his free time, he enjoys outdoor recreation, community outreach, & spending time with wife & two children.