Member Spotlight: Get to know Kristin Cronic

We’re continuing to feature members of our club. If you’d like to be featured, please send a note to Jennifer Kifer, VP of Communications, at This month, get to know Kristin Cronic, United States Navy.

Propeller Club Member: Kristin Cronic
Company Name: United States Navy
Title: Engineering Duty Officer

Where are you from/hometown?
Jacksonville, Florida

Briefly explain your job and major responsibilities:
I oversee government maintenance contracts for ship overhauls in Mayport, FL, and am transitioning to the civilian workforce.

How long have you worked at your current job?
2 Years

Any prior employment you’d like to share?
I spent four years going to sea as a Surface Warfare Officer and loved seeing the world from the water!

If you went to college, where did you go and what was your major/minor/degree?
U.S. Naval Academy, Naval Architecture

How long have you been a member of the Propeller Club?
3 months

Why did you join the club? Please also include your favorite thing about the Propeller Club.
I joined the club to get to know the industry in Jacksonville and to meet the people who make it tick.  I really enjoyed the “State of the Port” event.

Family/Significant Other/Pets?
Caleb (husband), Eleanor (daughter, 4 months), Herschel Walker (Doberman-Shepard, 2 years)