Mr. Blake Dremann
Former President of SPARTA

Lieutenant Commander Blake Dremann is a 2003 graduate of Ozark Christian College, earning his Bachelor of Biblical Literature and graduated with a Masters of Business Administration from Norwich University in June 2019.

Lt. Commander Dremann has completed 11 deployments. Those include 4 onboard USS DENVER (LPD 9); and 5 patrols as Supply Officer, USS MAINE (SSBN 741), and he completed one deployment with the Army to Afghanistan. He is currently assigned as a supply chain manager at a joint logistics command on Fort Belvoir, VA.

Lt. Commander Dremman’s decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, one Navy Commendation Medal, and four Navy Achievement Medals. He is a 2015 recipient of the Vice Admiral Robert F. Batchelder Award, the Navy’s highest logistics award. In 2018, Lt. Commander Dremann received the Department of Defense Pride Military Leadership Award and in 2019, he was named one of the top 25 LGBTQ Next Generation Leaders to watch by Out in National Security.

Lt. Commander Blake Dremann recently finished his term as the President of SPARTA, a Transgender Military Advocacy organization focused on supporting transgender service members and reversing the reinstated ban.