Thomas D. Quinn is an international protective security, investigations and training consultant, with 49 years of combined U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Federal Air Marshal Service and International Security experience. Quinn was appointed as the Director of the U.S. Federal Air Marshal Service, Department of Homeland Security in January 2002, shortly after the tragic events of 9/11, and retired in February 2006.
Mr. Quinn began his law enforcement career as a Special Agent with the U.S. Secret Service in 1969 and served in a variety of management and executive positions until his retirement in 1989. Mr. Quinn served as an Inspector; the Overall Coordinator for the Democratic and Republican National Conventions in 1988; the Special Agent in Charge of Protective Operations; the Assistant Special Agent in Charge of Presidential Protective Division; and as the Deputy Assistant Director for the Office of Training. Additionally, he was the principal liaison for the Secret Service with the Military Counter-Terrorist Units of the United States and the United Kingdom. Mr. Quinn is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, and the National War College Alumni Association. Currently, Mr. Quinn serves as the CEO of MARLAN Group International, LLC. Thomas Quinn has served on the Special Operations Warrior Foundation Board of Directors since 2003.