The Eastern Regional Minister works with churches in transition, providing support, resources and leadership training. He assists in connecting the churches to the mission and ministry of the UCC beyond their local programs and concerns. His work with clergy of the region includes offering counsel, support and pastoral care.
Ordained in 1981, Tom has served local churches in Massachusetts and Maine, as associate conference minister in Massachusetts, and as a Global Ministries volunteer in Honduras. He studied psychology at Haverford College, earned an MA in teaching from Fairleigh Dickenson University, and received his M.Div. and D.Min. degrees from Andover Newton Theological School.