Tom Carlsen joined Pershing Rifles Company C-4 at Clemson University in Spring of 2006. He served actively during his time at the company level, earning the rank of P/R MSG before being selected to serve as the National Headquarters G-6, Information Technology Officer. After serving for a year on the National Headquarters Staff, he was elected to serve as National Commander from 2009-2010. Tom has continued to serve and support the Society at the alumni level in various roles, including Webmaster and Treasurer of the Pershing Rifles Group.
Tom earned his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, works in the medical device and gas turbine design industries. He currently serves as the Director of Operations and Logistics for the Pershing Rifles Group.