Tom Callanan is Managing Principal of Callanan + Associates LLC, a consultancy he formed after retiring from a 40 year career in the insurance industry. He grew up in Detroit, graduated from Wayne State University and has an MBA from the University of Utah, where he was recognized with the Distinguished Alum Award in 2008.
Tom is a U.S. Army veteran, spending the years 1969 -1971 in the Military Police. After duty stations in the states, he spent the balance of his time in Berlin. Tom takes great pride in his service and believes military service men and women are the real heroes.
In addition to Warrior Rising, his community activities include memberships on the National Advisory Board of the David Eccles School of Business (University of Utah) and Catholic Community Services. Formerly, he was on the board of Disabled Veterans Insurance Careers, a non-profit that merged with another veterans group, as well as other community based non-profits and industry groups.
Tom resides in Salt Lake City with his wife Shirley and enjoys spending time with their children and grandchildren. He plays competitive tennis and also enjoys golf, skiing and scuba diving.