Branch Director, DOD
Tom Delery is a former Navy Surface Warfare Captain, who joined CenturyLink as the Department of Defense (DOD) Sales Manager in 2008. Tom leads a team of professionals that are responsible for all equipment sales, professional services and network, data and telephone services provided to the U.S. Army, Navy, Marines and various DOD agencies.
Prior to joining CenturyLink, Tom spent over 25 years as a Navy Officer. He transitioned into an information technology career in 2002 as a Government Account Manager with Sprint working with the Department of State, U.S. intelligence agencies and personnel in the Special Operations branch of the Armed Forces. He played a key role in providing worldwide communications to the Department of State and in the expansion of CONUS and OCONUS distance learning training for the Army.
Tom holds a Masters degree in National Security Affairs and Strategic Decision Making from the Naval War College in Newport, R.I., and a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina. Tom is a member of the Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association (AFCEA), the Association of United States Army, the National Defense Industry Association and The Citadel Alumni Association.