Tom oversees Civitas Learningâ€™s development and information technology teams while working closely with partners to guarantee seamless and secure integrations. Most recently, he served higher education and K-12 for a decade as the chief technologist for Digital River Education Services, JourneyEd.com, and Academic Superstore. Prior, he built and managed the development team at Austin-based online learning pioneer NotHarvard.com. Tom got his start as a developer, delivering websites and applications for numerous Fortune 1000 clients including Altoids, Barnes&Noble, Bloomberg, Dell, and IBM.
Tomâ€™s work on the Altoids e-commerce site garnered a Communication Arts Award of Excellence in 2000. He attended UT Austin and majored in Physics. He is an ardent fan of sabermetrics, e-sports, tacos, and barbecue. He has a wonderful wife, three beautiful daughters, and one obnoxious cat.