Master Chief Janine M. Tschantz-Hahn assumed the duties as the Reserve Command Master Chief for the 7th Coast Guard District in September 2013. Her primary responsibility is to advise the Commander of the 7th Coast Guard District on issues and initiatives pertaining to all Coast Guard Reserve members and their families throughout the District, encompassing Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Puerto Rico.
She has earned a permanent Coxswain insignia and Boat Forces Operations insignia. A native of San Jose, California, Master Chief Tschantz-Hahn enlisted in September 1992 and completed over nine years on active duty. As a Reservist she has been recalled to active duty three times under Title 10 and Title 14 totaling 18 months.