About the Expert
Captain Edward St. Pierre, of the U.S. Coast Guard, has commanded three Coast Guard cutters including the Anacapa, the Venturous, and the Morgenthau. St. Pierre’s staff assignments include Coast Guard Senate liaison, chief of the office of counter narcotics and law enforcement training at U.S. Africa Command, director of the Coast Guard National Command Center, and chief of staff to the Coast Guard Atlantic Area commander. St. Pierre is a graduate of the Coast Guard Academy and earned an MBA from Virginia Tech, an MS in defense and strategic studies from the Naval War College, and an MS in national security and strategic studies from the National War College.
- U.S. Coast Guard, Captain