Ty Schieber grew up in Traverse City, MI. After graduating from the Naval Academy in 1987 with a B.S. in Political Science, he selected service with the United States Marine Corps. From 1987-1992 he served as an Aviation Command and Control Officer in a wide range of assignments, including deployment to the Southwest Asia Theater of operations during Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. From 1992-1994, he was assigned to the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS), where he completed two masters’ degrees (Master of Science in Systems Technology) and Master of Science in National Security.
Upon graduation from NPS he reported to Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, VA, where he served from 1994-1998 as Program Manager responsible for planning and executing all aspects of a major USMC command and control (C2) program. He led the efforts of a diverse team of government contracting agencies, laboratories, and multiple defense contractors in the acquisition process, encompassing all aspects of systems engineering, software development, training and lifecycle support.
Ty left active duty in February of 1998 and joined the defense and technology industry. In 2013, he founded Clarity Enterprise Solutions, LLC a small consultancy specializing in solutions engineering, organizational/business development, and marketing & communications. Prior founding his company, he ran business operations for a range of large, mid-tier, and small companies providing cyber, engineering, and technology services for Federal, State, local and commercial clients. During his business career, he has led two companies to acquisition, and has successfully integrated several acquired companies into business operations.
He was elected as the Garrisonville District Supervisor on the Stafford County Board of Supervisors from January 2012-December 2013, and also served on the Stafford County School Board from 2010-2012. He is also two-term past-Chairman and member of the Board of the Military Affairs Council of the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce.
He and his wife Liz live in Charlottesville, VA and have three children.