Tom is a retired public school educator for thirty-two years and Adjunct Psychology Faculty at The College of the Sequoias for seventeen years. He is married to his wife, Sherry, and they have two children and three grandchildren.
Tom is very involved in his community, serving in multiple positions:
Volunteer Chaplain for Kaweah Delta Health Care District
Volunteer Armenian Home for the Aged
Board of Directors and Chairman for Biblical Counseling Insights (an online ministry of the late Dr. Henry Brandt)
Volunteer Board Member with Students International. Works closely with SI's President, Dave Hansen, in recruiting students and assisting him with travel to the field.