Virginia Beach Resident Promoted to Director, Fleet Installations, Environment
NORFOLK, Va. – Retired U.S. Navy Capt. Tracy Veltre Riker, a native South Brunswick, New Jersey and current resident of Virginia Beach,Virginia, was promoted to the position of Director, Fleet Installations and Environment at U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) command in Norfolk, Virginia, June 8.
Her department is responsible for the environmental planning and compliance for ships out at sea, and acts as advocates for any installation or shore issues that may impact the fleet.
“If you are determined to do something, you can do it,” said Riker. “You need people that support you and you need really good mentors. I was fortunate to have all those things. It’s wonderful to be up here.”