Tom has been passionately involved in education for over 35 years as a publisher of K-8 curriculum materials. As a writer, editor, and designer, he has been awarded five national recognition awards for outstanding curriculum publishing. His ability to connect and discern the needs of classroom teachers has enabled him to create teaching tools that are used in thousands of classrooms across the country.
For Step By Step Learning, Tom’s role is to help school districts in Ohio close gaps in their student’s academic achievement by connecting them to our outstanding literacy consultants and the services they provide.
Tom received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Akron.
He is married to a reading intervention specialist and lives in Hudson Ohio. His passions other than education are woodworking, skiing, and gardening.