Thomas Tardo

Owner / Operator

Thomas Tardo is a 16 year Veteran in the Fire Service. Currently Assigned as a Rescue Technician on the Greenville City Fire Department Rescue Co 4, and Training Officer for Tyger River Fire Department. Serving as an Airborne Infantry Section Leader and HQ Platoon Sergeant in the 82nd Airborne Division, further prepared Thomas for Leadership in Emergency Services. With 2 Combat Deployments to Afghanistan, Thomas held an additional duty as FOB Lightning Fire Chief where he stood up the fire brigade, and was an US Adviser for the 203rd Afghan Corps. He was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, and the Expert Infantryman Badge. Thomas is a certified ACE/IAFF Peer Fitness Trainer for the City of Greenville, National Registered EMT, NAEMT TECC / TCCC Instructor, Greenville City 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Coordinator, President of the South Carolina Instructor Society, and Owner of Valkyrie Tactical Solutions.

Thomas Tardo