Gallina, Juliane (1970–)

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Gallina, Juliane (1970–)

American brigade commander. Born Aug 3, 1970, in Pelham, NY.

Became 1st woman named brigade commander by US Naval Academy (1991); as midshipman captain, served as leader of 4,300-member brigade and as key liaison between midshipmen and academy officers; serves as Navy lieutenant.