Tom became a real estate agent after earning an accounting degree from Penn State. He and his wife Esther have three children, all of whom are Penn State graduates. A State College resident who has been helping people sell and buy property for over 35 years, Tom’s professionalism and community involvement have brought him success in all areas of real estate. He is an an Associate Broker, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), and a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS). In addition to being a full-time real estate professional, Tom has taught a fundamentals of real estate course at Penn State’s Smeal College of Business.
An avid runner, Tom has completed 35 marathons and countless shorter races. Combining his love of running with his desire to support the Centre County community, he has been a member of Marathoners for Medicine for the past 12 years, helping to raise over $500,000 to support Centre Volunteers in Medicine, our local free medical and dental clinic.
Tom recently was honored with the Lt. Michael P. Murphy Distinguished Citizen Award for his numerous contributions to our community. The award is granted by the Navy League of Central Pennsylvania in honor of the late Lt. Murphy, a PSU grad, Navy Seal, Medal of Honor Winner.
Some of the organizations Tom has supported are;
- Centre Volunteers in Medicine
- Good Shepherd Church
- Our Lady of Victory School
- Boy Scouts of America
- Centre Soccer Association
- Nittany Valley Running Club
- United Way “Day of Caring”
- Pennsylvania Special Olympics
- Habitat for Humanity
- The State Theatre
- Centre County Women’s Resource Center
- Team Ream Foundation
- Children’s Miracle Network