Director of Special Events
Tom plays a key role in a variety of Kenan-Flagler events, including planning and executing the Dean’s Speaker Series, Alumni Awards and alumni receptions throughout the country. He assists the Development team with Kenan-Flagler Board of Visitor events, Donor Appreciation Weekend and basketball pre-game receptions. He also helps Kenan-Flagler’s business programs with graduations, conferences, student events and the Habitat for Humanity effort.
Tom joined Kenan-Flagler in January 2006 with more than twenty years of restaurant, hospitality and event experience. He received his bachelor’s degree in philosophy at San Diego State University in 1994 and has lived in New York, San Diego, Northern Virginia and the DC area. Tom has been in Chapel Hill for over 15 years but has been a loyal Tar Heel fan for most of his life. Tom and his wife, Michelle, have two beautiful daughters, Ava and Grace. When Tom isn’t spending time with his family, he enjoys bass fishing, camping, running and biking.