Rebecca O'Connor
Rebecca O'Connor
Year: 2013
Hometown: Sea Girt, NJ
High School: St. Rose
Position: Crew

Major: Government

Why did you choose to come to the Coast Guard Academy? I really liked the mission of the Coast guard and strongly desired to be part of the Coast Guard.

How long have you been sailing? How did you start sailing? 8 years. I started sailing during my freshman year of high school.

What is your favorite thing about the sailing team at Coast Guard? Being part of the team!

What other activities/positions/clubs are you involved with on campus? Cadet Law Society, Women's Leadership Council, and SPIA.

What is the sailing achievement that you are most proud of? Getting to sail!

What are your future sailing plans and career goals after graduation? To continue to sail when I have the time.