ANTHONY "TONY" SPADARO
Vice President of Training
Anthony Spadaro retired from the United States Marine Corps in 2020 after a distinguished 35-year military career. During his service, Anthony served at the most senior levels for the Marine Corps and Department of Defense. He culminated his service to our Nation as the Command Senior Enlisted Leader for the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, the largest combatant command with 380,000 uniformed and civilian members and 36 partner nations.
During his time in service, Anthony served in every clime and place in both peacetime and combat. He has served in a variety of diverse and challenging assignments, to include time as a Field Artilleryman, Intelligence Analyst, Marine Security Guard and Drill Instructor.
As a Senior Enlisted Leader, Anthony served at every leadership billet – from Company/Battery First Sergeant all the way to the Force Level as a Sergeant Major.
Hailing originally from New Brunswick, New Jersey, Anthony is a graduate of Rutgers University, with a Bachelor of Science in Labor and Management (Summa Cum Laude). Additionally, he has completed every level of military professional military education. Anthony is currently enrolled at the Harvard Kennedy School.
Though recently retired from the Marine Corps, Anthony’s next chapter has him serving as a consultant and strategist with the following companies/organizations: Beaver Fit USA, Bravo Sierra, Four Block, and FITOPS. Additionally, he is the Vice President for Training, 5th Principle LLC; a leadership coach with the Resilience Building Leader Program and an Adjunct Faculty member with the Marine Corps University.
Anthony and Kathryn reside in Honolulu, Hawai’i.
Anthony’s official military biography can be found at: https://www.defense.gov/Our-Story/Biographies/Biography/Article/944054/sergeant-major-anthony-a-spadaro/