Tom has over 40 years of experience in the technology industry in addition to a strong background in healthcare services. He has proven ability to effectively lead and develop IT organizations, including infrastructure, project management, application development and security. His vast knowledge of the healthcare industry, with two decades of service with Highmark, earned him the CIO of the Year Award in 2006 from the Pittsburgh Technology Council & Greater Pittsburgh CIO Group.

Tom’s experience in IS management includes leading over 1,500 employees and managing multi-million dollar accounts. He is an active member of the Business Advisory Board of Bender Consulting Services and WQED Board of Directors.

In 2011, Tom joined SDLC Partners as Healthcare and Technology Advisor, a position created specifically to align his skill set with the needs of clients.