Tom is the director of the Small Business Credit Initiative. Born and raised in Ohio (Go Bucks!), Tom is a graduate of Miami University and has a master’s in business administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School. Tom has a background in marketing and finance, and has worked in technology companies–including a venture capital-funded start-up, as an investment advisor, and is a reformed banker.
As an Eagle Scout, Tom has an interest in nature and science. He enjoys reading historical biographies and does not find economics dismal. He has been active volunteering for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, including serving as its Chapter Board President.