Rear Admiral Valerie K. Huegel, SC, USN is currently serving as the commander, Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Group (NAVELSG).
While on active duty, she served as fuels, stock control and aviation supply support division officer, Naval Station Adak, Alaska; and as material and aviation supply support division officer, Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida.
Huegel transitioned to the Navy Reserve in 1986. Her reserve assignments include three command tours at NR Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Norfolk; Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 13, Gulfport, Mississippi; and Navy Supply Center, Pensacola, Florida. She mobilized in support of Operation Enduring Freedom from October 2008 to January 2011, where she served as the director of Logistics (CJ4) for the Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa, Djibouti, and Africa.
Her previous flag assignment was Deputy Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support (NAVSUP GLS) in San Diego.
In her civilian career, Huegel has served in various leadership positions within the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.