Tom is a State Representative for the 90th District in the Illinois House of Representatives. The 90th District includes parts of DeKalb, LaSalle, Lee and Ogle Counties in north central Illinois. As a legislator, Tom serves on several healthcare and education committees and is a strong voice for transparency, reform, and fiscal responsibility. He is Republican Caucus Chairman and is a member of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules.
Tom is also Director of Strategic Planning at KSB Hospital, a not-for-profit community hospital with locations in Lee and Ogle Counties. Tom is a member of the senior leadership team and works to set system strategy and meet organizational goals. Tom graduated from the University of Dayton, and was a White House Intern in the Office of the Vice President of the United States. Prior to the General Assembly, Tom served on the Lee County Board.
Tom is a 2016 Henry W. Toll Fellow with the Council of State Governments. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home Preservation Foundation. He is a member of St. Anne Parish, the Dixon Rotary Club, the Knights of Columbus, and is a volunteer teacher with Junior Achievement