Tom is a native of Cook County, Georgia where he attended Cook High School and then went on to Shorter University in Rome Georgia on a golf scholarship receiving a degree in Accounting and Business Administration. Combining his love of golf and business, Tom had a very successful 30 year career in the Private Club business where he directed large teams and personnel in the marketing and promotion of the game of golf at two of the southeast’s most prestigious clubs,The Landings Club in Savannah, Georgia and the Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Florida. Tom is a life member of the PGA as well as winner of many awards including the Golf Professional of the Year Award from the South Florida section PGA in 2006.
After retiring from the golf club business Tom and his wife Janice returned home to Adel to be near family and friends as well as to become active community supporters. He has been involved with Real Estate sales since 2010 and enjoys the interaction with people that real estate provides. As a member of the Valdosta Board of Realtors, the Georgia Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors and the South Georgia MLS, Inc., Tom is professionally prepared to service the Valdosta, Cook and Berrien County areas.
Tom and Janice have three married daughters and one granddaughter and are currently attending Sovereign Grace Baptist Church in Lenox.