Born in Connecticut, Fr. Tom entered the Friars of the Atonement at the friary in Rhode Island in 1959. He studied at St. Pius X Seminary, Atonement Seminary, Catholic University, and earned a Master’s Degree at Hull University in England. He was ordained to the Priesthood in May of 1968 and sent to the friar’s missions in Brazil, where he worked in both pastoral and ecumenical ministries for 22 years. He returned to the US in 1989 to assume the position of the Vicar General of the friars. He is now retired and assigned here to assist Fr. Frank and Fr. Bob when necessary.