Tom began his career in the Financial Services business in 2000 with A. G. Edwards, a predecessor firm of Wells Fargo Advisors (formerly Wachovia Securities). He holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Chemical Engineering from the University of Tennessee and an MBA from the University of Delaware. Prior to joining A. G. Edwards, he worked for Eastman Chemical Company, where he held various positions in middle management. He was also a Wells Fargo Advisor Fundamental Choice Portfolio Manager and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM designation from College For Financial Planning. In 2019 Tom joined Raymond James as Senior Vice President, Investments with Fields Wealth Management of Raymond James.
Outside of work Tom is an active member in Rotary International. He and his wife Carole live in Franklin, TN. They have three children and eight grandchildren.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™, and in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.