Name (rate/rank, first and last name): MN1/E-6 Justin Turner
Job: LTF Instructor at CSCS Detachment Mayport
Age: 31
Hometown: College Station, TX
Favorite Hobby: Working on cars and trucks
Hero: My grandfather
Best Piece of Advice Received: Always have a map in your head of where you are going and what you need to do.
Goals for the Navy: Obtain Master Training Specialist and maximize my opportunities to better myself and my students.
How has the Navy Improved Your Life? The Navy has given me opportunities and experiences that I could only dream of.
Why was this Sailor Chosen to be Highlighted? MN1 Turner is a phenomenal Sailor and instructor at LCS Training Facility. He is an instructor for the 7 Meter Rigid-hull Inflatable Boat (RIB) course and is currently teaching 6 Sailors in the operations and tactics of 7 Meter RIB operations. MN1's knowledge is crucial in the development of the Deck courseware, creating and verifying Deck Operations topics for the LCS-1 Freedom Class variant. He also operates the Launch, Recovery, Handling and Stowage System Overhead Crane Simulator at LTF, providing training for LCS Crew Sailors and during tours of the LCS Training Facility. Furthermore, MN1 spends off time managing the training records for all LTF Sailors.