Thearon “T” Williams retired from the US Army in August 2014, culminating 27 years of service for his country. He is currently employed with Akoya, as a Strategic Communications Planner. He graduated from the United States Military Academy with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management, and was commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer. He has served in a variety of command and staff positions in locations around the world, which include tours in Germany, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq.
He has commanded at numerous levels, culminating as the Battalion Commander for 1st Battalion, 22nd Field Artillery at Fort Sill, OK. Other key staff assignments include Deputy Brigade Commander, 434th Field Artillery Brigade, Field Artillery Training Center, Fort Sill, OK, the XVIIIth Airborne Corps, Deputy Fire Support Coordinator, and the Information Operations Division Chief on the Joint Staff. Colonel Williams is a graduate of the US Army Command and General Staff Officer Course, where he earned the Master Tactician Award in 1999, and the National War College where he received a Master of Science degree in National Security Strategy in 2010. Additionally, he has earned a Master of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University.