Thomas Kuljam is the Director of the Veterans Incubator for Better Entrepreneurship located at the University of Washington Tacoma.
Tom enlisted in the US Air Force immediately following high school graduation, and faithfully served his country for 20 years in both active duty and reserves. While in the US Air Force, Tom worked as a Hydraulics/Pneudraulics Aircraft technician, specializing in the C-130, C-141, and C-17 aircraft.
While in the reserve, Tom started in his commercial banking career. After 24 years in the commercial banking industry, Tom started multiple businesses. His most recent business is an insurance brokerage and business consulting firm. Tom worked mostly for the regional commercial community banks in the Puget Sound Region, helping many local businesses achieve their dreams. He also devotes time and energy to multiple local boards and organizations, including: the International Community Health Services, YMCA and Brotherhood.
Tom graduated from Washington State University and Western Commercial Lending School (University of Nevada, Reno).