Magof Mondays: Tinian man joins Coast Guard

STATIONED IN SEATTLE: Sean Evangelista, of Tinian, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, graduated from boot camp after completing approximately eight weeks at the Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May, N.J., on Nov. 8. He has been assigned to the Coast Guard Cutter Mellon in Seattle, Wash. The cutter performs the Coast Guard’s primary missions, including search and rescue, defense operations, law enforcement, and environmental protection. Evangelista is a 2019 graduate of Tinian Junior/Senior High School. From left, Chief Warrant Officer Benedict Lizama of Saipan, who presented Evangelista with his graduation certificate, and Evangelista. Photo courtesy of Christina Lizama