Tony Palmer


Tony received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill while on a full Navy scholarship. At graduation, he was commissioned as a naval officer and subsequently completed flight school. Tony flew operationally for three years in the Pacific theatre before joining the faculty at the United States Naval Academy. While at Annapolis, Tony managed the leadership development curriculum presented to all first year students. During that time, he also earned his MS in Personnel Management from George Washington University.

Prior to joining StantonChase, Tony was the owner of his own firm as well as a member of a nationally recognized boutique search firm. As a Managing Partner within a national HR consulting practice, Tony and his staff guided many of Atlanta’s larger organizations and their employees through business realignments and restructurings. Tony has executed searches across all functions and at levels from field operations to corporate senior management, with a concentration in the industrial and manufacturing sectors.