As alderman, Tom will bring 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 and is a member of the Southampton Ambassadors. 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.