David A. Turner, Jr.

David Turner


Mr. Turner is President/CEO and Chairman of the Board at Trio Consulting, LLC

Career Experience Overview:

US Air Force, Officer – Leading Engineer (IT, C2, C4ISR), Acquisitions Program Manager, Commander, Strategic Planner

Booz Allen Hamilton, Associate – Senior Analyst, Market Leader, OSD Policy Expert, Systems Engineer, Program Manager

Octo Consulting Group, Senior Associate – Senior Client Delivery Manager, Firm Capability Governance, Defense Business Development Lead

Trio Consulting, President – Principle company leadership, Defense Consultant, Strategic Executive Adviser

Mr. Turner has consulted for a broad client base within the US Department of Defense including HQ USAF, US Special Operations Command, US Joint Forces Command, US Air Force Air Combat Command, Air Force Network Integration Center (formerly Air Force Communication Agency), US Army Training and Doctrine Command, USMC Combat Development Command, US Army Project Manager for Night Vision / Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Target Acquisitions, US Army Night Vision Electronic Systems Division, US Army PEO Soldier, and Joint Program Office for Transformational Medical Technologies.

As a Senior Associate at Octo Consulting Group, he served as a highly skilled engagement manager, strategic advisor, and lead solution provider delivering value to clients while developing defense business and providing firm governance.

As an Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton, he supported a broad array of defense clients from all branches, joint commands, and various levels, from PM to OSD. During his tenure with Booz Allen, he helped lead the establishment of the firm’s unmanned systems practice while leading client engagements in a variety of disciplines across the life cycle.

As an active duty officer, Mr. Turner made long range impacts in future capabilities through assignments specializing in Engineering, C4ISR, UASs, Leadership/Management, Military Requirements & Acquisition, and Joint/Coalition Operations.

Mr. Turner’s major clients, roles, contributions, and impacts demonstrate an ability to provide leadership in many different disciplines.

Mr. Turner’s expertise across all areas of the defense acquisitions and capability development life cycle supports a wide range of DoD, Joint and Service clients.

Mr. Turner’s broad business experience is reflected throughout Trio’s training and development course offerings.

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Joe Fluet - Member, Board of Directors

Joe Fluet – Member, Board of Directors

As CEO and founder of the Momentum Aviation Group, Mr. Fluet provides corporate leadership and strategic vision for a recognized industry leader in providing Aviation Services, ISR Services, Intelligence Support, Operations Support, and Program Management to the U.S. government, prime government contractors, and commercial clients. Drawing on both diverse operational careers marked by achievement in demanding assignments and proven private sector experience, the MAG team offers clients a broad range of expertise.

As Chairman and founder of Fluet Huber + Hoang, Mr. Fluet represents, advises, and counsels individuals and entities in a wide variety of matters, including sensitive government inquiries and internal investigations, corporate structures and business transactions, government contracting and export compliance, as well as civil litigation and criminal defense. Mr. Fluet specializes in high profile and sensitive matters that require comprehensive coordination of legal, media, political, and consulting efforts. Holding an active TS-SCI security clearance, Mr. Fluet has deep experience with the defense, intelligence, and aviation industries.

As a member of Trio Consulting’s Board of Directors, Mr. Fluet provides key strategy, governance, advice, and industry insight to support Trio achieve its corporate goals.

Specialties: Government Investigations; Internal investigations; Corporate Structuring; Corporate Transactions; Export Compliance, Government Contracts; Security Clearance Issues

Aviation Services; ISR Services; Intelligence Support; Operations Support; Program Management


Thomas E. Bailey

Tom Bailey, VP

Tom Bailey, VP

Tom Bailey is the Vice President of Trio Consulting, LLC.

Mr Bailey comes to Trio Consulting with a highly diversified background as an officer in the United States Air Force.

He conducted Strategic Communications for the Supreme Allied Commander, Europe in Casteau, Belgium. He planned the coordinated and appropriate use of Military Public Affairs, Information Operations, and Psychological Operations, which, in concert with other military actions and following NATO political guidance, advanced Allied Command Operations’ objectives.

He served as the Commander/Chief Information Officer of an Air Force Base servicing a population of over 5000 personnel.  In this capacity he was responsible for all information systems, air traffic control system maintenance, weather system maintenance, radio networks, telephone, and computer networks.

He has vast experience with Unmanned Systems and was in the initial cadre of the Air Force’s premier capabilities think tank, the UAV Battlelab.  He not only has program management experience but also has rarely found hands-on experience as he was on-site supporting the Predator’s first deployments into both Macedonia and into Kuwait.

1990 Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, Virginia Military Institute

1996 Master of Arts Degree in Computer Resources and Information Management, Webster University

2004 Master of Science Degree in Systems Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology

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