Tom served as a Special Agent for 29 years with the US Department of Justice and was assigned to both the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Tom was promoted by the US Attorney General into the Senior Executive Service (SES) and held a variety of critical positions including the agencies liaison to the US Congress. Tom spent more than a decade overseas in a Diplomatic role and, as the Regional Director, was responsible for law enforcement operations, personnel and offices covering over 100 countries throughout Europe, Africa and Asia.
After his retirement, Tom was selected by a national search committee to serve as the Chief of Police for the City of Somerville, Massachussetts. Tom’s implementation of cutting edge programs directed at safeguarding the large student population represented in the city, which is central to many of the top universities in the world, resulted in the decline of crime to record levels.
Currently, Tom serves as a Partner with Global Secure Resources (GLOSEC), where he is responsible for security risk mitigation for students and schools and the analytical oversight for the companies Individual Threat Assessment Planning (ITAP) program.
Tom, who is based in Boston, received his Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice and Masters Degree in Public Administration. Tom is an alumnus of Harvard University, Northeastern University and UMASS/Boston State College.
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