Tom Carroll served in the Australian Regular Army for 10 years as an officer in the Royal Australian Corps of Transport, and continues to serve as an Active Reservist. During his time in the Army, Tom was posted to protected movement and road transport units, held instructional postings at training establishments, as well as planning and executing strategic and operational logistics in the joint movements environment. Tom deployed to the Middle East in 2018 as the current operations officer of the primary logistics support element. 

Tom began studying at the University of Sydney in 2012, before deciding to attend the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra, completing a Bachelor of Arts – International and Political Studies in 2014. After finishing training at the Royal Military Academy – Duntroon in 2016, Tom posted across Australia, spending time in Townsville and Wagga Wagga, before settling in Brisbane.  

Tom is a proud veteran who is intent on continuing to contribute to Defence in his new capacity as a Project Management Consultant. Tom is keen to demonstrate his competence, communication skills and results-driven approach in a new field at JY Australia. 

Tom joined the JY team in February 2023 immediately after finishing his full-time service, utilising JY Australia’s Veteran Transition Program, and currently lives in Brisbane. He was recently married to his long-term partner, Kloe, and the pair enjoy camping during weekends. Tom is a passionate supporter of the St George Dragons, continues to play Rugby League in his local area.