Tom has been serving at Grove City United Methodist Church since July of 2001. With over 20 years in church service, he has served in every aspect of ministry and brings this experience as Church Administrator today. Tom is a graduate of Michigan State University, Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary and has earned certification as a Certified Church Administrator (C.C.A.) from the National Association of Church Business Administration at the National Institute of Church Finance and Administration, Candler Theological, Emory University. Tom has served as Vice President and President of the Columbus/Central Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Church Business Administration. Tom has served on the Board of Directors and as Vice President of the NACBA, now the Church Network, and currently serves as President. Tom has also earned certification in the United Methodist Association of Church Business Administrators. Tom enjoys local service as Chaplain to the Grove City Department of Police. Tom and his wife Pam have lived in Grove City since 2003 and enjoy their home, travel to warm places, fishing, and family, particularly their grandchildren.