Born and raised in northern Illinois, Tom is proud to have worked on projects that helped shape the community he grew up in, his local school district, church, town center and athletic fields where he now coaches his own children.
Tom has been at EEA for 25 years, first starting as a Design Engineer and now serving as Technical Director. In addition to overseeing EEA’s quality assurance and quality control, Tom strives to empower all of the technical staff through training, reviews, coaching, and mentoring.
Tom earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois and California, and has extensive work experience in northeastern Illinois.
Tom enjoys taking his kids to Green Bay Packers football games at Lambeau Field. Tom and his wife are Harley Davidson motorcycle enthusiasts. Tom is president of his local Toastmasters International Club and frequently presents at professional conferences and career fairs.
What book had a lasting impression on you? The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown