Chief Master Sergeant David P. Klink is the Senior Enlisted Advisor, Defense Information Systems Agency, Fort George Meade, Md. As the Senior Enlisted Advisor, he serves as the principal military advisor to the Director and staff, providing a senior enlisted perspective in a global organization and combat support agency of 18,300 joint military, civilian and contractor personnel in 18 states and 8 countries directly supporting the President, Secretary of Defense, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Combatant Commanders, Department of Defense and 14 Agencies, all Service components, along with multiple mission partners and coalitions across the full spectrum of operations in joint strategic and operational support of over 200,000 warfighters in 150 countries.
Chief Klink was born in West Allis, Wis. and entered the Air Force in July 1992. He has served in various leadership positions throughout the medical group and has been assigned to operations, maintenance and support groups as a First Sergeant. Chief Klink has also served as the Command Chief at Lajes field and as Superintendent on the SECAF/CSAF Commanders Action Group. Prior to his current assignment, Chief Klink was the Command Chief Master Sergeant of Twenty-fourth Air Force; Air Forces Cyber (AFCYBER); and Joint Force Headquarters-Cyber (JFHQ-C).
1995 Airman Leadership School, Barksdale Air Force Base, La.
1996 Community College of the Air Force Degree of Applied Science in Dental Laboratory Technology
2003 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, McGuire Air Force Base, NJ.
2004 Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, University of Maryland, College Park, Md.
2006 Senior NCO Academy, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala.
2007 Community College of the Air Force Degree in Human Resource Management/Personnel Admin.
2012 Master’s degree in Business Administration, University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Ariz.
2012 USAF Enterprise Leadership Seminar, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, Va.
2012 AFSO21 Executive Leadership Course, Dover Air Force Base, Del.
2015 Leadership Development Program, Greensboro, NC.
- Nov1993 – May 1995, Dental Laboratory Journeyman, 2d Dental Clinic, Barksdale Air Force Base, La.
- May 1995 – Jul 1997, Dental Laboratory Journeyman, 52d Dental Clinic, Bitburg Air Base, Germany
- Jul 1997 – Dec 1999, Dental Laboratory Craftsman, 52d Dental Clinic, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany