Meghan Coates
Executive Officer
HMCS Calgary
Nepean, Ontario


As a Naval Warfare Officer in the Royal Canadian Navy, Meghan is interested in the strategic decision-making process of people, places, and things. Every decision made has an effect on Canadian Armed Forces personnel participating in operations and exercises at home and abroad. Meghan’s passion is coaching people, both professionally and personally, to help them expand their horizons while achieving their goals. She loves RVing and biking with her husband and their two boys. She has recently been appointed as the future Executive Officer of HMCS Calgary. Meghan is looking forward to the challenges and opportunities that this appointment will bring.