Military Recruiting Program Manager, Amazon Web Services
Tammy Thieman leads the military recruiting team at Amazon Web Services. Since joining AWS in 2016, Tammy has led multiple initiatives to create opportunities for veterans in cloud computing including the development of Amazon’s Technical Apprenticeship program.
Tammy has 20 years of leadership experience in both military and civilian roles. Prior to joining AWS, Tammy was a graduate of Macy’s executive development program and served as a key leader in Macy’s Flag Ship Store in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Currently a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army Reserve, Tammy began her career as an active duty officer in the Adjutant General Corp. Graduating as a distinguished military graduate from Wheaton College’s R.O.T.C. program, she has served in key human resource assignments in both deployed and garrison environments. Currently, Tammy serves as the lead instructor for the Reserve Component Command and General Staff College at Joint Base Lewis McChord.
Tammy lives in Seattle with her husband, Mitch, and her two elementary aged children, Emerson and Stella.