Lieutenant Commander’s Representative
Joining in 2006, Gemma has spent the majority of her career in T23 Frigates deploying to the Middle East, South and North Atlantic and the Mediterranean. Between T23 appointments, she enjoyed a period as a Navigation Instructor in HMS COLLINGWOOD, where she also qualified as a Specialist Navigator and was selected to Command both HMS EXPRESS and Wales URNU. Selected for Command again, after a period in FOST and on maternity leave, she has now commanded HMS HURWORTH and HMS MIDDLETON, with maternity leave between the two. She is currently commanding HMS LEDBURY.