Captain Mirisola is the 2017-2018 Navy Federal Executive Fellow at MIT Security Studies Program. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in History from The Citadel, a Master of Arts in Organizational Management from The George Washington University and a Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College and is a graduate of the Joint Forces Staff College. His career as a Surface Warfare Officer include assignments in USS OLIVER HAZARD PERRY (FFG 7), USS SCOTT (DDG 995), USS VALLEY FORGE (CG 50), USS McCAMPBELL (DDG 85), the staff of Commander, Destroyer Squadron FIFTY in Bahrain and Commander, U.S. SECOND Fleet staff. Captain Mirisola was Executive Officer in USS HAWES (FFG 53) and Commanding Officer, USS UNDERWOOD (FFG 36). Following command he served as Director, Current and Future Operations for Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/FIFTH Fleet in Bahrain. Most recently, Captain Mirisola was the Perspective Commanding Officer Course Director at the Naval Leadership and Ethics Center in Newport, Rhode Island.
Captain, US Navy