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DR. ANTHONY DA SILVA, DBA

Anderson, SC 29621 • (727) 999-0807 • anthonymdasilva@gmail.com

 

Trilingual Executive with 17 Years of Leadership Experience

Highly-qualified multilingual (Portuguese, Spanish, & English) operational and Healthcare Executive with 17 years of experience in program development and management, human resource and recruiting, and business operations and training in the U.S. and overseas. U.S. Air Force veteran with a deep working knowledge of healthcare industry; Served as the principal administrative officer for multiple designated hospital programs and services by providing management and operational leadership and direct supervisory experience of 407 employees and military members. Excellent record as evidenced by 74 personal and 15 team awards.  Budgeting expertise totaling $72.3 million in over seventeen years, including successful budget reduction and control, uncovering overpayments, eliminating redundancy costs, and improving fiscal accountability for five military locations stateside and overseas. Highly-developed business acumen and experience, doctoral educational background, and executive presence to deliver results of strategic plans through the influence of resources across multiple Market -level teams.

 

Awards & Recognition

2018 – National Doctor of Business Comprehensive Exam - 99th Percentile

2017 – #1 of 6; 337th Recruiting Squadron F-Flight Top Recruiter of the Quarter for the 1st Quarter

2016 – #1 of 42; 337th Recruiting Squadron Top Rookie Recruiter of the Year

2016 – #1 of 42; 337th Recruiting Squadron Top Special Forces Recruiter “MVP” Award

2016 – #1 of 6; 337th Recruiting Squadron F-Flight Top Recruiter of the Year

2016 – #1 of 6; 337th Recruiting Squadron F-Flight Top Recruiter for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Quarters

2016 – #1 of 44; 337th Recruiting Squadron First Sergeant’s Achievement Award

2015 – #1 of 44; 337th Recruiting Squadron Commander’s Achievement Award

2015 – #1 of 42; 337th Recruiting Squadron Top Special Forces Recruiter “MVP” Award

2015 – U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal for Service in Ramstein Air Base, Germany

2014 – Libya and Algeria Evacuation Letter of Recognition from Brigadier General Hyde

2013 – Department of Defense Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal - Service Star

2013 – #1 of 86; Phoenix Stripe Leadership Award Recipient

2013 – #1 of 177; Noncommissioned Officer Academy’s Commandant Award

2013 – Top 10%; Noncommissioned Officer Academy’s Distinguished Graduate Award

2012 – #1 of 269; Air Forces Top Mental Health Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year

2012 – #1 of 72; U.S. Air Forces Europe and Africa Top Mental Health Serviceman of the Year

2012 – #1 of 5; 86th Medical Operations Squadron Top Performer of the Year

2012 – #1 of 8; 86th Medical Group Top Leader of the Quarter

2012 – #1 of 322; 86th Medical Group “Star Performer” Award

2011 – U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal for Service in South Korea

2011 – 51st Mission Support Group Achievement Medal for U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Service

2011 – #1 of 7; 51st Medical Operations Squadron Top Leader of the Year

2011 – #1 of 9; 51st Medical Group Top Performer of the Year

2011 – #1 of 5,500; 51st Fighter Wing Diamond Sharp Award

2010 – #1 of 7; 51st Medical Operations Squadron Top Leader of the Quarter

2010 – #1 of 8; 51st Fighter Wing Top Non-Commissioned Officer of the Quarter

2009 – U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal for Service in MacDill Air Force Base, FL

2007 – U.S. Army Commendation Medal for Service in Iraq

2008 – U.S. Army Achievement Medal for Service in Iraq

2006 – #1 of 457; U.S. Air Force’s Top Mental Health Serviceman of the Year

2006 – #1 of 243; U.S. Air Force’s Air Mobility Command Top Mental Health Serviceman of the Year

2006 – Department of Defense Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

2006 – Community College of the Air Force Pitsenbarger Award

2005 – #1 of 25; Airman Leadership School Top Graduate - John L. Levitow Award

2005 – 81st Mission Support Group Achievement Medal for U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Service

2004 – #1 of 32; 81st Training Wing’s Senior Airman Below-the-Zone (BTZ) Promotion Award

 

Military Service Decorations

Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters

Army Commendation Medal

Air Force Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster

Army Achievement Medal

Meritorious Unit Award with one oak leaf cluster

Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with four oak leaf clusters

Air Force Good Conduct Medal with four oak leaf clusters

Air Force Recognition Ribbon with one oak leaf cluster

National Defense Service Medal

Iraq Campaign Medal with two campaign stars

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Korean Defense Service Medal

Armed Forces Service Medal

Humanitarian Service Medal

Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster

Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal

Air Force Overseas Short Tour Ribbon with one oak leaf cluster

Air Force Overseas Long Tour Ribbon

Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border with one oak leaf cluster

Air Force Longevity Service with two oak leaf clusters

USAF NCO PME Graduate Ribbon with one oak leaf cluster

Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon (Riffle)

Air Force Basic Training Ribbon

 

Professional Affiliations

  • American Red Cross
  • Air Force Association
  • The Best Friends Animal Society
  • American Legion
  • Wounded Warrior Project
  • The Fisher House
  • Operation International Children
  • Operation Iraqi Orphanage

 

Community Service Experience Awards

  • Earned Department of Defense’s Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Star for over seven years and 505 hours of documented community volunteer service.
  • Honored with the Department of Defense’s Outstanding Military Volunteer Service Medal for 576 hours of verified community service
  • Established Operation Iraqi Child in Forward Operating Base Scania; delivered supplies to three schools in Iraq warzone and assisted with the construction of the base chapel.
Areas of Expertise
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Non-Profit
  • Business Operations
  • Human Resources & Internal Communications
  • Technology & IT Services
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations

Education

Formal Education

Doctor of Business Administration

Saint Leo University, Saint Leo, FL 33574

Course Accreditation: The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Dissertation: The Moderating Role of Gratitude on the Relationship between Perceived Transformational Leadership and Occupational Stress

GPA: 4.0 - High Distinction

 

Master of Business Administration

Saint Leo University, Saint Leo, FL 33574

GPA: 3.9 - High Distinction

 

Bachelor of Science, Business Administration

Trident University International, Cypress, CA 90630

Summa Cum Laude

 

Associate in Applied Science, Human Resource Management                

Community College of the Air Force, Montgomery, AL 36114

 

Associate in Applied Science, Mental Health Service

Community College of the Air Force, Montgomery, AL 36114

 

Certifications & Training

SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP)                                                                Dec 2019

Society for Human Resource Management, Alexandria, VA 22314

 

OSHA 30-Hour Outreach Training for General Industry                                                    May 2019

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620

 

Certified Self-Aid & Buddy Care                                                                                September 2018

U.S. Air Force Advanced Distributed Learning Service, Montgomery, AL 36114

 

Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt                                                                                    May 2018

Certification # 11534463                                                  Six Sigma Global Institute, Boston, MA 02110

 

Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt                                                                              January 2018

Certification # 11108127                                                  Six Sigma Global Institute, Boston, MA 02110

 

Certified Professional Manager                                                                                            July 2016

Community College of the Air Force, Montgomery, AL 36114

 

Certified in IMPACT Sales                                                                                                 April 2016

The Brooks Group, Greensboro, NC 27455

 

Certified in Professional Selling Skills                                                                                  May 2015

Miller Heiman GroupAchieve Global, Tampa, FL 33637

 

Certified Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor                                                                December 2018 Certification # 2417         International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium, Harrisburg, PA 17109

 

Certified Security Manager                                                                                                  July 2014

U.S. Air Force Advanced Distributed Learning Service, Montgomery, AL 36114

 

Certified Motivational Interviewer                                                                                      June 2014

Social Solutions International, North Bethesda, MD 20852

 

Certified Critical Incident Stress Manager:

Individual Crisis Interventions and Peer Support                                                      December 2006

Certification # 231208515225                                      University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742

 

Certified Combat Lifesaver                                                                                        November 2006

U.S. Army War College, Carlisle, PA 17013

 

Certified U. S. Air Force Trainer                                                                                    January 2004

U.S. Air Force Air Staff College, Montgomery, AL 36114

 

Certified Web Designer                                                                                                        July 2002

Saint Petersburg College, St. Petersburg, FL 33710          

 

Clinical Counseling Experience

Ramstein, Germany – Alcohol & Drug Abuse; Resiliency (8 Jan 2011 – 20 Feb 2015) 1,587 hours.

Osan, South Korea – Alcohol & Drug Abuse; Family Advocacy (8 Jan 2010 – 7 Jan 2011) 1,164 hours.

MacDill, Florida – Mental Health (31 Aug 2005 – 7 Jan 2010) 2,630 hours.

Keesler, Mississippi – Alcohol & Drug Abuse; Mental Health (30 Dec 2002 – 30 Aug 2005) 2,685 hours.

 

Screening – 1572 hours

Assessment – 800.5 hours

Treatment Planning – 14.5 hours

Intake – 1572 hours

Counseling- 137.8 hours

Case Management – 186 hours

Orientation – 87.5 hours

Crisis Intervention – 469 hours

Client Education – 984 hours

Report & Record Keeping – 1,518 hours

Referral – 41 hours

Consultation – 168 hours

 

Professional Military Education

United States Air Force                                                    

Active Duty: December 2002 – March 2019

Primary Occupation:  Mental Health Service, 4C071                 

Highest Rank Achieved: Master Sergeant

Special Duty: Enlisted Accessions Recruiting, 8R000 

 

  • Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education (SEJPME) II – December 2017
  • Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education (SEJPME) I – September 2016
  • AF Medical Service Access Improvement Seminar – September 2014
  • Motivational Interviewing – June 2014
  • U.S. Air Force Non-Commissioned Officer Academy – May 2013
  • Ethics Training for AT&L Workforce / Overview of Acquisition Ethics – May 2013
  • U.S. Air Force Trainer Course – January 2012
  • Motivational Interviewing – May 2010
  • U.S. Air Force Professional Development Seminar – November 2009
  • Operational Problems in Behavioral Sciences – March 2009
  • U.S. Air Force Supervisor Course – December 2007
  • U.S. Army Combat LifeSaver Course – November 2006
  • U.S. Army Combat Skills Training – December 2006
  • Airman Leadership School – May 2006
  • Contingency Aeromedical Staging Facility (CASF) – January 2005
  • U.S. Air Force Mental Health Service Apprentice, 493 hours – May 2003

Dr. Anthony Da Silva

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