In addition to selling throughout the Island representing buyers and sellers, Tom is also a successful residential and commercial leasing agent. A native of New Jersey, Tom believes anyone lucky enough to live by the sea is lucky enough! He earned his real estate license in 2003 after retiring as a Corporate Vice President of Sales and Marketing for an international home furnishings company.
Tom is well known for his community involvement. The current Past president of the Galveston Association of Realtors, Tom was named GAR REALTOR OF THE YEAR 2015 and will be serving on the Texas Association of Realtors Political Action committee as its regional representative in 2016. Locally he is a Landmarks Commissioner for the City of Galveston and is a past President of the Galveston Historical Foundation, a past Zoning Board member and Hurricane Ike recovery committee member.
Community involvement includes being a board member of the Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council and Galveston Sustainable Communities Alliance. A Broadway Beautification Committee member as well as being the treasurer of his neighborhood Association. Other activities include membership in the Galveston Chamber of Commerce, UTMB’s President Cabinet and is proud to be a Paul Harris Fellow of the Galveston Island Rotary Club. Tom is a past state board member of the Texas Association of Interior Design (TAID) As a NAR Green Certified Realtor® and EcoBroker®, Tom has joined the movement of professionals pushing the market toward energy-efficient, sustainable, and healthier design/features in homes and buildings. “Talk To Tom”