Tom is an architect, design enthusiast and wanna-be ad man. He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Lincoln with degrees in both advertising and architecture, and went on to receive his master's degree in architecture at the University of Kansas, where he is a Studio 804 alumnus (216 Alabama).
Tom has served as an architect and designer on numerous international and domestic commissions, and he and his teams have garnered more than 50 design awards. This past year, Tom was one of 11 architects to receive the prestigious Young Architects Award from the AIA. Outside of work, Tom acts as the president (and founder) of daOma, a non-profit organization devoted to furthering progressive design throughout Omaha.