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Chris Monroe

Department: Marine Transportation

· Assistant Professor - USCG

Phone: 207-326-2715
Office: B-1A Dismukes Hall
Office Hours: T (1300-1500); W (1000-1100) & BY APPT


Captain Monroe has more than two decades of seagoing experience as a deck officer, chief officer, and captain aboard naval surface combatants and as captain of a 55m/180ft superyacht.

A retired Navy Commander, Captain Monroe earned his commission through the NROTC program and served for more than twenty years on active duty as a surface warfare officer. While on active duty, he was captain of a Bath-built AEGIS destroyer homeported in Japan.

Captain Monroe is a licensed attorney and is admitted to practice before the United States District Court and all state/local courts in Maine. Prior to joining MMA, he worked in the superyacht industry and practiced maritime and corporate law at a well-known regional law firm based in Portland, Maine.

  • B.A., Illinois Institute of Technology
  • M.A., United States Naval War College
  • MBA, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • JD, University of Maine School of Law
  • USCG Master of Self-Propelled Vessels of Unlimited Tonnage (Upon Oceans), not including Aux Sail.

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