Tom was born in Hutchinson, Kan., and was raised on his family farm (15 miles north of Lyons). This farm has been in Tom's family for over 100 years and his daughter and her husband and family still live there and continue the family farming operation. Tom has been teaching at Sterling for seven years and thoroughly enjoys the interaction with students concerning the teaching of theology and philosophy. He and his wife, Bev, have three children. His son, Matt, lives in Nashville, Tenn., and is a song writer and producer. His daughter, Erin, who lives on the family farm and has three children. His daughter, Emily, lives in Fullerton, Calif., is married and has two daughters.
M.A. in Theology from Midwestern Baptist University
B.S. in Secondary Education with Concentration in Biology & Physical Education from the University of Kansas
Studied at Dallas Theological Seminary