Tom works as Program Coordinator in UVM’s Community-Engaged Learning Office. He has worked extensively with youth and as an educator, including in Vermont, his native Seattle, and several other countries. Prior to his work with CELO, he co-led academic service-learning programs to Central Appalachia, New England and the Desert Southwest with a traveling high school called the Field Academy. Tom has worked on organic farms in New Zealand, Colombia, and Vermont, and with a number of local schools, farms, and non-profit organizations in the Burlington area. He lives with his wife and two daughters in Addison County.