President and Founder
Thomas Baltazar founded Comprehensive Approach in 2008, initially establishing it as a premier provider of best in class solutions to change management and strategic challenges to a variety of USG, private sector, and foreign clients.
Mr. Baltazar retired from the US Army Special Operations Forces in 2005. He operated at the highest levels within the Department of Defense and the and US Agency for International Development. He brings over 35 years of tactical, operational and strategic-level experience on almost every continent and numerous US and international agencies (United Nations, NGOs, Afghanistan NGO Security Office (ANSO), the UK's DFID, Australia's AUSAID, etc.).
Mr. Baltazar holds a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from the Virginia Military Institute and a master of science degree in International Relations from Troy State University. He also earned a masters' degree in National Security and Policy from the US Navy War College.