Tom was born in Hutchinson, Kansas 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 7 years and thoroughly enjoy the interaction with students concerning the teaching of theology and philosophy. His wife, Bev, have three children together. His son, Matt, lives in Nashville, TN and is a song writer and producer. His daughter, Erin, lives on the family farm and also has three children and his daughter, Emily, lives in Fullerton, CA and is married and has two daughters.
Trinity Theological Seminary, Newburg, IN
Ph.D. candidate in Biblical Studies 2007
Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas, TX
Student in Th.M. program 1973
Kansas University, Lawrence, KS
B.S. in Secondary Education
Concentration in Biology & Physical Education 1970