Tom has led many of Alliiance’s high-profile projects, where he has proven to be adept at managing complex teams of specialized consultants for public clients. With experience in both the design and the construction industry, Tom understands the complex challenges of the building industry and is committed to keeping architects at the progressive forefront of this ever-changing world. Tom is actively engaged in firm management serving on the Executive Committee. He leads the firm’s overall marketing efforts, helping to strategize and coordinate business development efforts across all the firm’s specialized practice areas as well as heading up the firm’s risk management efforts.
He is active in the profession and is a former President of AIA Minnesota. Tom has a ten-year appointment to the national AIA Document Committee working to revise and update the AIA contracts. An alum of St. Olaf College and the University of Minnesota, Tom maintains an active interest in the community. He is a trustee for the Minnesota Museum of American Art and is on the Dunwoody College of Technology, Architecture Program Advisory Committee. An avid bicyclist, he helped us achieve a Bike Friendly Business Bronze Award from the League of American Bicyclists.