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13 Women In The Coast Guard Talk About What It’s Like To Be A Lifesaver

"Don’t try to be one of the boys, be one of the team."

LCDR Karin Evelyn – Honolulu, HI

MK3 Samantha Greve – Atlantic Beach, NC

YN1 Tamera Lawson – Staten Island, NY

OS1 Breanna Tessier – Washington, DC

ME2 Madelin Centurion – New York, NY

SK2 Scarlett Ray Rogers – Honolulu, HI

BM2 Andi-Lee Webster – St. Ignace, MI

AN Kristin Talbott — Elizabeth City, NC

LT Gabriella Deza – Aguadilla Pueblo, PR

MK2 Lauren Leonard – Boston, MA

LT Kimberly Glore – Fort Lauderdale, FL

PA1 Ayla Hudson – St. Petersburg, FL

OS1 Kayla Gamester – Baltimore, MD

Responses have been edited for length and/or clarity. All images provided by the U.S. Coast Guard.

These are just a few of the extraordinary women from diverse backgrounds who make up the Coast Guard. No matter who they are or where they came from, every Coast Guard member is Semper Paratus — Always Ready.