Tom joined Heartland in 2022 as a Principal on the Platform team.
In his role at Heartland, Tom connects with Midwest business owners/operators to better understand their business challenges and surface technologies that can solve these problems.
Prior to joining Heartland, Tom was at Forge Global doing secondary market transactions for equity in venture backed private companies. He has also worked in Commercial Banking and FinTech.
Tom is passionate about the economic and societal health of the Midwest. He is focused on helping local industry innovate and adopt technology. Tom is a native of Cincinnati and attended the University of Chicago, where he played basketball and received a B.A. in Political Science.