Tom currently serves as a Director of Workforce Training at Lehigh Carbon Community College. He oversees workforce training programs for areas in and around the Lehigh Valley including Allentown, Bethlehem, and Nazareth, PA. His primary focus is on positive workplace development, focusing on leadership development, organizational culture, and career pathways.
Tom is an approved Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team and Everything DiSC facilitator and has presented to clients and conferences throughout the region.
Before joining Lehigh Carbon Community College, Tom worked for Penn State University in their office of continuing and distance education. Tom also worked for Shippensburg University as a regional strategic consultant in the statewide Communities That Care Juvenile delinquency prevention initiative.
Tom has a monthly article pertaining to workforce development that appears in the Lehigh Valley Business Journal. He recently collaborated on an article on Leadership Pipelines with Dr. Annette M. Cremo, Ph.D for the July 2016 edition of TD magazine and is currently collaborating on an edition of TD At Work booklet on employee engagement.
Tom has a Master’s of Education degree in Training and Development from Penn State University. His areas of focus include adult learning, organizational development, instructional design, and program evaluation. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, photography, playing the tuba, and collecting and listening to vinyl. He lives in Barnesville, PA with his wife, Karen, and two sons, Ben and Nate.