Command Master Chief Antonio "Tony" Perryman was born in Mobile, Alabama and entered the Navy in June 1989 at Recruit Training Command in San Diego, California. He attended Seaman Apprenticeship Training in San Diego, CA and attended Quartermaster "A" School in Orlando, Florida.
His previous assignments have included, Quartermaster onboard USS Independence (CV-62) home ported in San Diego, CA 1989-1991 and homeport change to Yokosuka, Japan 1991-1993. He reported to USS Monterey (CG-61) in 1993 Mayport, FL. Upon successful completion of this tour he transferred to shore duty OPNAV CNO N3/N5 (Pentagon) in 1995 Arlington, VA. He then returned to sea duty onboard USS Enterprise (CVN-65) in 1998 Norfolk, VA and it's during this tour that he was initiated into the CPO Mess. Following this tour he reported to Afloat Training Group (ATG) in 2002 Mayport, FL and during this tour he was advanced to Senior Chief Petty Officer and qualified as an Afloat Training Specialist. He then returned to sea duty Pre-Commissioning Unit Farragut Bath, ME and then USS Farragut (DDG 99) in 2005 Mayport, FL. He then transferred to USS Doyle (FFG 39) in 2007 Mayport, FL and it's during this tour that Master Chief Perryman was selected to the Command Senior Chief Program. He reported to USS Robert G Bradley (FFG 49) in 2009 Mayport, FL as Command Senior Chief and four months into his tour he was selected to Master Chief Quartermaster. Upon completion of this tour he then reported as Command Master Chief of Strike Fighter Squadron Three Seven in Dec 2011 Virginia Beach, VA. Upon completion of this tour reported as Command Master Chief of Strike Fighter Squadron One Zero Six in June 2013 Virginia Beach, VA.
Upon successful completion of this tour he reported as Command Master Chief of USS Harry S Truman (CVN-75) in March 2015 until December 2017 Norfolk, VA.
In Feb 2018, he assumed his current role as Command Master Chief of Program Executive of Ships and SEA 21 (TEAM SHIPS). He is a graduate of the Navy's Senior Enlisted Academy (Non-resident Course Class #23) and the Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat Course (Class #69).
Command Master Chief Perryman's awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (3 Awards), Navy and Marine Corp Commendation Medal (4 awards), Navy and Marine Corp Achievement Medal (7 awards), Good Conduct Medal (9 awards), and numerous individual, Campaign, and Unit awards.