Tom joined the board in the spring of 2014 as Treasurer. He brings a variety of leadership experience, financial and otherwise, from churches and nonprofit organizations. Tom uses this experience and his expertise as a licensed Certified Public Accountant to maintain best practices with Christos’ financial records and reporting. He also serves on the Finance and Charitable Giving Committee.
Tom has a Bachelor of Arts in Theology from St John’s University in Minnesota as well as an accounting degree equivalent from Carlson School, University of Minnesota. He is a board member, Treasurer, and Chair with the White Bear Area Chamber of Commerce, as well as a board member with White Bear/Mahtomedi Young life. He is a Council member, Treasurer, President, Stewardship Team member, Call Committee member, and Capital Campaign Team member with Redeemer Lutheran Church. Tom is also a financial coach to seminarians at Luther Seminary.