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Systems Security

Cyber-Physical Systems Security Summit 2020

In Partnership with the State of Michigan’s MEDC!

March 10-11, 2020

Troy Marriott
200 W. Big Beaver Road
Troy, Michigan

LTC Thomas R. Monaghan Jr. LTC Thomas R. Monaghan Jr. entered military service in 1999 and is a graduate of The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina. LTC Monaghan took command as the Product Manager for PdM Cyber Resiliency & Training on 13 July 2018. He previously served as a Training with industry Fellow at Ford Motor Company in the Global Quality office at the Ford 6 Sigma Center.

Prior to the TWI assignment LTC Monaghan served in the Office of the Chief of Staff, Army, as a special assistant to the Director of the Army Staff in the Executive Communication Control (ECC). LTC Monaghan was the Department of the Army Systems Coordinator for Program Executive Office Simulation Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI); Executive Officer to the Program Executive Officer, PEO STRI; Assistant Product Manager, Combat Training Instrumentation Systems, PEO STRI; Assistant Product Manager, Special Operation Forces Training Systems, PEO STRI; Company Commander Beast Troop 1-33 CAV, 3BCT, 101 ABN (RAKKASAN), FT Campbell KY, Iraq; Liaison Officer to the 3ID Division Commander, 3BCT, 101ABN (RAKKASAN), Iraq; Brigade Training Officer, 3BCT, 101ABN (RAKKASAN), FT Campbell KY; Company Commander Bushmaster Company, 2-58 IN, FT Benning GA; Company Executive Officer HHC 1-6 IN (MECH), Iraq, Platoon Leader Bravo Company, 1-6 IN (MECH), Baumholder Germany.

LTC Monaghan has three combat deployments to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, as well as several other deployments to Afghanistan and the Middle East in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

LTC Monaghan holds a Bachelors of Science in Education from The Citadel, Charleston South Carolina; a Master of Business Administration in Systems Acquisition Management from the Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey California; and is Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III Certified in Program Management, Level II Certified in Information Technology; Level I Certified in Test and Evaluation and is a Lean 6 Sigma Certified Black Belt.

His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star, the Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters, the Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Army Commendation Medal with 2 oak leaf clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters, the Joint Meritorious Unit Citation, the Meritorious Unit Citation with one oak leaf cluster, National Defense Service Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with one campaign Star, the Iraq Campaign Medal with four campaign stars, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, The NATO Medal, the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, the Combat Action Badge, The Expert Infantryman’s Badge, the Army Parachutist Badge, the Army Staff Badge, the Order of St Maurice, the Order of St Barbra, the Order of St George, the German Schutzenschnur, and the Dutch Vierdaagse Afstandsmarsen Medal.

LTC Monaghan is from Atco, NJ and is married to the former Valerie Jones. They have three children, Alectra 20, Dylan 19, and Rowyn 10.