U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco, which handles maritime security, safety and stewardship from the San Luis Obispo County line north to the Oregon border, will get a new commander Thursday.
Coast Guard officials said a ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. at 1 Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco.
Capt. Marie Byrd will replace Capt. Tony Ceraolo during a change-of-command ceremony on Yerba Buena Island.
Coast Guard officials said Ceraolo is set to become a senior counselor to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen.