Mr. Tom Taylor, GS15

Mr. Tom Taylor, GS15

EMS Policy & International Engagement, DoD CIO

Tom Taylor serves as the Deputy Director for EMS Operations for the Spectrum Policy and International Engagement Directorate within the Department of Defense (DoD)/Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this position, he is responsible for transforming DoD’s capabilities in electromagnetic spectrum (EMS) use in order to ensure technology can meet the Department’s ever increasing demand for the EMS and improve DoD EMS operations. His responsibilities include: development and oversight of the DoD EMS Strategy; development of the Strategy’s Roadmap and Action Plan; development of a DoD EMS Technology Assessment; directing the activities for DoD in the National Advanced Spectrum and Communications Test Network (NASCTN) inter-agency partnership; development, oversight, and guidance for DoD internal policy. He also leads DoD sharing activities in the 3.45 – 3.55 GHz and the 3.55 – 3.65 GHz bands; and, many other innovative programs.

Speaking: October 29 - Demand Signal for the EMS Workforce