Born and raised in Hutchinson, Tom graduated from Westminster College in Fulton, MO, with a major in Economics and Business Administration. Before joining Luminous Neon in 1990, Tom worked in the commercial real estate business in Kansas City and Cleveland, OH. As CEO at Luminous Neon, Tom divides his time between the company’s locations, making frequent trips across the state. Tom lives in Hutchinson with his wife. He has served as President of World Sign Associates, Chairman of the Board of the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center, Chairman of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce and as a director of the Hutchinson Community College Foundation board. He enjoys travel and playing golf.