Tom has been a member of the Jefferson community for 43 years, serving 36 years in law enforcement and retiring as Sheriff in 2012. Prior to joining the Wild Rose Team in May 2015 as Security Manager before the casino opened he was the Jefferson Building Official and Code Enforcement Officer. In July of 2016 he accepted the position of Facility Manager along with Security Manager.

Tom is an elected member of the Greene County Extension Council; Past-President of the Jefferson Kiwanis Club; member BPO Elks 2306 and Clerk of Session and Trustee of the First Presbyterian Church. Tom and his wife Melinda enjoy traveling, garage sales and working on their house and yard.