2009, Tom assumed the role of percussion arranger/composer for the Bluecoats
Drum & Bugle Corps, after serving as the front ensemble arranger since
2002. Prior to his involvement with the Bluecoats, he was a marching and
staff member with the Cadets of Bergen County.
is currently a percussionist with the United States Air Force Band, stationed
at Bolling AFB Washington, DC; a position he has held since 1997. He received a
Bachelor of Arts in percussion performance from Indiana University of Pennsylvania
where he studied under Dr. Gary Olmstead and Dr. Jack Stamp.
is in demanad as an arranger, clinician, consultant, and adjudicator for groups
across the country. He is proud to be a
signature artist for Innovative Percussion and also endorses Evans Drumheads.
currently resides in Laurel, MD with his wife Tricia, and their dog Petey.