Although Tom grew up in North Carolina, he currently resides in Northeast Ohio where he has been married to his wife, Leah, for 15 years. Leah and Tom have two beautiful children, Ty and Lexi. Tom's ministry journey started when he began working as the high school pastor at Canton Baptist Temple, where he worked for nearly 14 years. Tom currently serves as the lead pastor at The Summit Church in Green.
Tom enjoys a variety of hobbies including listening to all types of music, going to the gym, bicycling, writing/blogging, messing with electronics (nerdy stuff), watching travel shows, and playing disc golf.
Some of the highlights of his life have been his travels outside of the United States to places like Mexico City, Mexico; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Lima, Peru; the Dominican Republic; Rome, Italy; and Ireland. Many of these trips have made a great impact on his life.