Tom grew up in the Midwest and moved to Arizona in the late 70's. He did a few stints in the Air Force, which provided extensive technical training and also enabled him to travel the world. After serving, he went on to work for several large electronics companies, which led to aditional opportunities with a few high tech research and development start up companies.
Tom has worked as a facilities manager, maintenance man, welder, machinist, electronics technician, mechanic, and handyman. His many hobbies include hiking, biking, motorcycles, photography, gardening, and reading. Tom loves to volunteer his time and resources in the community.
Tom and his wife Lynn have 8 children, and 20 grandkids. They cherish their time with their family. In their free time, they are photographers and enjoy shooting weddings, quinceaneras and other events.