Tom began his career in North Canton City Schools in 1998 as a high school mathematics teacher and a varsity assistant basketball coach. After stints as a Hoover Math Department Chair and the North Canton Middle School Athletic Director, Tom became an Associate Principal at Hoover starting in the 2012-2013 school year.
Tom is looking forward to the opportunity to lead the Athletic Department at Hoover High School. “Our goal is to have an outstanding group of coaches lead our student-athletes to become competitive players, positive teammates, and impactful and successful citizens after their Hoover playing days have concluded. I look forward to working with our student-athletes, coaches, and staff at North Canton City Schools. I am excited to work with the parents and the entire North Canton community to continue our ‘Tradition of Excellence’ in Academics, Arts, and Athletics.”
Tom earned a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Kenyon College, his teaching certification from the University of Cincinnati and Kent State University, and a master’s degree in Educational Administration from Ashland University. Tom and his wife reside in North Canton with their two children.