Raised in Maryland, Tom came to San Diego mid-way through a 25-year Navy career. Following active-duty retirement, he served on a senior Navy staff as a program manager for aviation training systems. During that time Tom began attending SCS, eventually leaving civil service to take the Registrar position in 2022. Tom is a member of Shadow Mountain Community Church, where he teaches the Marriage & Family Café class. Tom is married to his beautiful bride Lee, and they have six grown children.
- B.S. Aerospace Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy
- M.A. Leadership & Organizational Studies, Azusa Pacific University
- M.A. Philosophy & Apologetics, Southern California Seminary
- Master of Theology (in progress), Southern California Seminary