Bio

Senator_Tom_Ada Education
2004-06 Professional Master of Business Administration, Univ. of Guam
1979-83 Masters, Public Sector Management w/ Minor in Regional Planning & Analysis, Indiana Univ., Bloomington, IN
1967-71 Bachelors, Engineering Technology, Univ. of Dayton, Dayton, OH
1964-67 Diploma, Father Duenas Memorial HS, Tai, Guam

Legislative Experience

1/17 – Pres Senator, 34th Guam Legislature (Chairman, Committee on Environment, Land, Agriculture, and Procurement Reform)
1/15 – 1/17 Senator, 33rd Guam Legislature (Chairman, Transportation, Infrastructure, Lands, Border Protection, Veterans’ Affairs and Procurement)
1/09 – 1/15 Senator, 30th, 31st and 32nd Guam Legislatures (Chairman, Committee on Public Safety, Infrastructure & Maritime Transportation)
2001-02 Senator, 26th Guam Legislature (Minority Member)
1995-98 Senator, 23rd and 24th Guam Legislatures (Minority Member)
1993-94 Senator, 22nd Guam Legislature (Chairman,Committee on Utilities)

Additional Work Experience

5/05–5/07 General Manager, SGS Guam (3rd Party Inspection Services)
2003-7/04 Sr. Manager, Support Services (Transportation, Waterfront Opns, Ordnance, Supply), RTSG
2003-03 Mgr, Utilities Div (Wtr, Pwr, Stm), Raytheon Tech Services, Guam (RTSG) (Jan’03-Oct. ’03)
1989-92 VP, IT&E (Business Development & Corporate Relations, Telcom), Guam
1987-89 Director, Business Planning & Development, IT&E
1985-87 General Manager, Guam Power Authority
1984-85 Deputy Director, Guam Water Works
1983-84 Special Assistant to the Governor of Guam
1977-79 Analyst, Department of Public Safety, GovGuam
2007–09, 2004-05, 1999-01 Consultant, TCA Management (sole proprietorship)

Military Experience

1977-97            Command & Staff, U.S. Army Reserve (COL, Retired)

1971-77            Small Unit Leader, U.S. Army (Honorable Discharge, CPT)

Community Activities (Past and Present)

Consolidated Commission on Utilities, Vice Chairman

Outrigger Guam Canoe Club, Treasurer

Reserve Officers Association, President

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guam, Member/Secretary

Financial Council, St. Teresita Parish, Treasurer

U.S. Army Retiree Assn of Guam, Member

Guam Chamber of Commerce, Member

Rotary Club of Guam, Member

Young Men’s League of Guam, Member