Tom spent 27 years in the Air Force, executing National Security missions around the world. He is a highly decorated veteran, often under hazardous conditions. He has over 2,500 flight hours on RC-135’s and special-mission C-130’s. Tom retired from the Air Force in 2004 as the Command Chief Master Sergeant for the 70th Intelligence Wing (now the 70th ISR Wing), headquartered at Fort Meade, Maryland.
Following active duty, Tom joined KPMG as a Manager of the National Security Practice. He later joined Unisys Corporation, where he spent 5 years as Managing Director of Advanced Programs, with P&L responsibility for several IC agencies.
He has both business and mission experience with 4 of the 5 traditional three-letter agencies.
Tom is a Certified Capture & Proposal Manager (CF.APMP) and is credentialed by the IEEE as a Certified Biometrics Professional (CBP). Additionally, Tom is an Extra Class Amateur Radio Operator (Ham), licensed by the FCC. He is fully cleared with TS/SCI with Polygraph certification.