Anthony (Tony) Hardin, Principal, TELA26, LLC

Experience and Past Performance

As the Principal of TELA26, Tony Hardin has amassed the experience and past performance to execute and/or manage all TELA26 offerings.

Anthony (Tony) Hardin, Principal, TELA26, LLC

Leadership Presentations Experience and Past Performance

  • Leadership Presentations to Private and Public Sector Entities
  • Author of Book “The ABCs of Avoiding Unethical Behavior: Simple But Critical Advice For Leaders In Any Profession”
  • Over 12 years of Experience in Senior-Level Consulting
  • 27 years of Officer and Enlisted active duty service
  • Graduate of Harvard’s Senior Executive Fellows Program
  • One-Year Senior Service School National Defense Fellowship at the Mershon Center (Ohio State University)
  • Graduate of Air Force Group and Squadron Commander Courses
  • Air Command and Staff College Instructor
  • Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Instructor

Anthony (Tony) Hardin, Principal, TELA26, LLC

Program Management Experience and Past Performance

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Deloitte Consulting Senior Manager/Project Manager (State of Ohio and Smith Detection Projects)
  • Acuity Consulting Director for Numerous Projects to include Joint Staff at Pentagon, Defense Technical Information Center, and Security and Exchange Commission
  • Air Force Project Manager for an Air Force-Wide Shared Services Project

Anthony (Tony) Hardin, Principal, TELA26, LLC

Financial Management and Performance Auditing Experience and Past Performance

  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM)
  • Director of Financial Management at Acuity Consulting
  • Director of Air Force Personnel (Military & Civilian) Budgets, Pentagon
  • Chief Financial Officer, White House Communications Agency
  • Chief Financial Officer, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Space Command
  • Air Force Audit Manager (DoD Audit Manager of the Year)

Anthony (Tony) Hardin, Principal, TELA26, LLC

Continuity Experience and Past Performance

  • White House Communications Agency
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) – Contractor in Support of Continuity
  • Continuity Support to Federal Executive Branch Departments and Agencies (as part of FEMA Contract)

Anthony (Tony) Hardin, Principal, TELA26, LLC

Aviation Seminars Experience and Past Performance

  • FAA Certified General Aviation Pilot for Over 30 years
    • FAA Certified as Airplane Pilot Basic Ground School Instructor
    • FAA Certified as Airplane Instrument Pilot Ground School Instructor
    • Air Campaign and Planning Instructor, Air Command and Staff College
    • Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Instructor