Lieutenant-Commander Robert W. Tucker, CD, AdeC

Atlantic Region News / March 22, 2017

NEPTUNE TRIDENT Role: Senior Canadian Liaison Officer – Exercise Control Group Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

Previous Deployments: Significant operational and force generation experience in Domestic and International environments including all three Canadian coastlines, Caribbean, U.S. and Africa

Day job: Commanding Officer HMCS Goose Bay

Why did you join the CAF: I became a member of the CAF in 1989 as a means to seek leadership opportunities in service to Canada.

Why you have stayed in the CAF: I am a committed and loyal member that believes in the leadership and ethical tenants of the RCN and CAF writ large.

Quote (General): My command philosophy is “Provide the leadership and mentorship to my team to enable mission success and have fun doing it”.

Quote (NEPTUNE TRIDENT) Experience: It has been a rewarding and dynamic experience to be involved with this valuable multi-national exercise from the planning stage through to execution.