PRESS RELEASE – GENERAL CRAIG McKINLEY JOINS TSG BOARD
Carlsbad, CA, August 31, 2017 - TSG Solutions Inc. (TSG) announced today that retired four-star General Craig R. McKinley, has joined the Board of Directors.
General McKinley retired after 38 years in the Air Force as a four-star general in November 2012. His last assignment was as the Chief, National Guard Bureau, where he also served as a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. In this capacity, he was a military adviser to the President, the Secretary of Defense, the National Security Council. He was the Department of Defense’s official channel of communication to the Governors and to State Adjutants General on all matters pertaining to the National Guard.
General McKinley was a command pilot in the Air Force with more than 4,000 hours, primarily in the T-38, F-106, F-16 and F-15. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in business administration at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, in 1974; and received his Master’s degree in management and economics, at Webster College, St. Louis, Missouri, in 1979. He completed studies at the National War College, National Defense University, in 1995, earning a degree in National Security Management.
Post retirement, General McKinley served as President and CEO, National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) from January 2015 to June of 2017. Prior to joining NDIA, he served as President of the Air Force Association (AFA).
In May of 2017, General McKinley was selected by the Department of Defense to serve as the national chair of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a position he currently holds. ESGR’s national chair is an official DoD volunteer position that provides leadership and vision to more than 4,000 volunteers spanning all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Additionally, he is currently serving on several boards, including many non-profits dedicated to supporting our military veterans and their families.
“We are truly honored General McKinley has joined the Board of Directors of TSG” said John Iffland, TSG’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “As a veteran owned company with a large portion of our business providing services and capabilities to the military and DoD, Gen. McKinley brings a wealth of directly relevant knowledge that will help shape our company going forward.”
About TSG Solutions, Inc.
TSG Solutions, Inc., with offices in California and Massachusetts, was founded in 2001 and is dedicated to providing outstanding services and solutions to enhance customer security, preparedness and operations. TSG Solutions’ capabilities include Facility Visualization/Digital Mapping, Geospatial Information Systems (GIS), Risk Management and Security Consulting, Situational Awareness Solutions, and high-end technical services supporting the U.S. military.
Contact: Dianna Granum, TSG Solutions – (760) 827-7081
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