CH. Judy Malana

Captain Judy Malana is an active duty Navy Chaplain who has served in ashore, afloat, and forward deployed units with the Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard for the past 20 years.  She has traveled to over two dozen countries and is currently assigned as the Regional Chaplain for Naval District Washington located on the historic Washington Navy Yard in the Nation’s Capital.  An ordained minister with the General Council of the Assemblies of God, she is an alumna of the U.S. Naval War College, Marine Corps University, the National Graduate School, Bethel Theological Seminary, and the University of California, Los Angeles.  She is currently a PhD candidate at Salve Regina University where her area of research is technology, warfare, and humanity.  She is married to Lieutenant Colonel Mark Clester, USMC (retired) and together they have four children:  Jonah, Joshua, Jeremiah and Jordan Asia.