Randy Bogle

SDMAC | Executive Director

As a helicopter pilot Captain Bogle served in numerous operational and staff billets during his Navy career including establishment and command of the Navy’s first forward deployed H-46 Helicopter Combat Support Squadron, HC-5. He subsequently served as Commanding Officer of HC-3 and Executive Officer of USS OKINAWA (LPH-3). Shore assignments included 31st Company Officer and Flag Lieutenant to the Superintendent, United States Naval Academy; Flag Lieutenant to Commander, THIRD Fleet; completion of the Integrated Warfare Course at the Naval War College; duty at OPNAV as the V-22 Requirements Officer prior to selection as Executive Assistant to the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Air Warfare); Commanding Officer, Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida; 76th Commandant of Midshipmen, United States Naval Academy; and Executive Assistant to the Commander, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command. Following retirement from the Navy, Mr. Bogle joined D.P. Associates Inc. (DPA), a Veteran Owned, Small Business providing training courseware to Navy and Marine Corps aviation units. He was promoted to Vice President for Training in April 2004 and in May 2004 DPA was purchased by L-3 Communications. As VP for Training for L-3 DPA, he provided leadership, management and oversight of three business areas which included courseware revision and maintenance, Maritime Business Development and Port Operations and Security Interoperability. Mr. Bogle is currently the Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council and in this capacity serves on the Board of Directors of the San Diego Chamber of Commerce and the San Diego Economic Development Corporation.