Prior to joining the firm as a Partner, Tom was Vice President and Senior Consultant at Academic Search, Inc., for seven years. Recent placements have included senior-level administrators at institutions ranging broadly from small liberal arts colleges to large private universities, to public institutions small and large.
In his distinguished career he has held a variety of positions in both higher education and corporate recruiting. Starting off his career in student affairs, Tom held positions including Dean of Students at large public and small private institutions including the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Mercer University, The Atlanta College of Art, and the University of Georgia, where he also served on the faculty. He led the recruiting efforts of two Fortune 500 corporations, Georgia-Pacific and AT&T Wireless, and held the position of Director of Recruiting for Emory University.