Tom returned to upnorthlive in July 2014 as a reporter and multi-media journalist. A graduate of Beloit College, Tom first came to WPBN as a reporter in the summer of 2000.
From 2003-2012, Tom was a host and reporter for Interlochen Public Radio. Before coming to northern Michigan, Tom reported for a handful of radio and television stations in Illinois and Iowa.
His work has been recognized by the Associated Press and Broadcast News Associations in Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan.