Tom is a World Exhibition Champion and has been teaching, competing and performing for over 30 years. He has been featured in movies and national commercials in Hollywood and has worked with many celebrities as a teacher and performer. He fulfilled one of his life dreams when he was privileged to dance with Juliette Prowse in a PBS special Big Band Ballroom Bash. Tom has performed for two Presidents and is featured in the movie Dance With Me, where he taught stars Jane Krakowski, Chayanne and Oscar Winning actor Joan Plowright.
Tom is a teacher, coach and choreographer and has trained many couples, among them many National and World Champions in various styles of couple dancing. Tom moved to Bloomington, Indiana in 2005 and currently consults with and teaches at the Panache School of Ballroom & Social Dance as well as choreographs and directs the Panache showcases in local theaters. Tom is currently also the Master Teacher for the Bloomington Ballroom Teachers Academy. Tom is a Regional Examiner for DVIDA.