Clifford R Thompson, II

Air Force 3D072 E-7, Active Duty

San Antonio, TX

Years of Service: 19 years, August 2001 - Present

ETS September 2021


Experience

Assistant Department Manager, U. S. Air Force,
December 2015 - Present

Team Leader Data and Telecommunications Department, U. S. Air Force,
June 2010 - December 2015

Leadership Training and Development Instructor, U. S. Air Force,
April 2006 - June 2010

Education

Masters of Business Administration, Bellevue University,
January 2011 - March 2020

Work Experience

Assistant Department Manager December 2015 - Present

Air Force | 3D072 | E-7 | Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX, USA

  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve team business results.
  • Positioned the department to achieve the vision and mission of the organization's higher headquarters through leadership and assistance of the department manager.
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.

Team Leader Data and Telecommunications Department June 2010 - December 2015

Air Force | 3D072 | E-6 | Colorado Springs, CO, USA

  • Managed, allocated, and provided communication support for personnel resources for the business unit impacting ## employees.
  • Oversaw, mentored and provided precise leadership and direction to the telephony and data engineering teams.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve team results.

Leadership Training and Development Instructor April 2006 - June 2010

Air Force | 3D072 | E-5 | Biloxi, MS, USA

  • Facilitated employee training in specific industry technically related topics.
  • Applied a thorough working knowledge of all phases of the Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation (ADDIE) phases.
  • Taught courses in performance analysis, cause analysis, complex problem-solving, decision-making, and effective communication.

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost

AWARDS

Meritorious Service Medal

April 2019

Joint Meritorious Unit Award

September 2018

Joint Service Commendation Medal

April 2018

Air Force Commendation Medal

December 2015

Air Force Commendation Medal

February 2014

Air Force Commendation Medal

January 2010

Training and Certifications

Comptia Security+

September 2019

PMI Project Management Professional

June 2019

Professional Manager's Certification

February 2016

Master Instructor Certification

August 2009

Occupational Instructor Certification

August 2008

EDUCATION

Masters of Business Administration, Project Management

Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE, USA

January 2011 - March 2020 , GPA: 3.4

Computer Information Systems, Business

Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE, USA

February 2003 - November 2008 , GPA: 3.92

Information Systems Technology,

Community College of the Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery, AL, USA

August 2001 - August 2006

Instructor of Technology and Military Science,

Community College of the Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery, AL, USA

August 2001 - June 2007