Derek Silliman
Derek Silliman
Year: 2019
Hometown: Barnstable, MA
High School: Barnstable High School
Position: Crew
MajorMechanical Engineering

Why did you choose to come to the Coast Guard Academy?
The lifestyle fits me.

How long have you been sailing?
10 years

What is your favorite thing about the sailing team at Coast Guard?
Getting on the water.

What other activities/positions/clubs are you involved with on campus?
St. francis De Sales, Men's Accountability Group, Cadet Blogs

What are your future sailing plans and career goals after graduation?
Keep sailing. Go on a long sailing voyage.
Tell us something that your teammates would be surprised to know about you.I was born in Argentina.