As alderman, Tom brings a wealth of knowledge and practical experience to the people of the 16th Ward.
Tom currently serves as Vice President of the St. Louis Hills Neighborhood Association. He previously directed the St. Louis Hills Block Captain Program and is a member of the 16th Ward Democratic Organization. Tom also is a parishioner and Holy Name Society member at St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church.
Outside of the 16th Ward, Tom is a Vice President at the community development division of a national bank and has 14 years of professional experience in public finance and economic development. He earned a Master's Degree in Urban Planning and Real Estate Development from Saint Louis University in 2005.
Tom is a graduate of the Leadership St. Louis Program and is a member of the Urban Land Institute. He previously served on the board of the International Institute of St. Louis.
At home, Tom is a devoted husband and father of three young children. He also enjoys running, bicycling and basketball in his spare time.