Tom grew up in rural Wisconsin and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. He attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine Public Health and completed residency and an academic fellowship at the UW-Madison Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. Tom is faculty at the Verona Clinic. He practices full spectrum family medicine including inpatient and obstetrics and is involved with resident and medical student education. Tom enjoys running, music, and sculpting balloon animals.