Tom is the Director of Partnerships and International Relations for the Sport for Life Society. A long-time member of the Canadian sport community, Tom has served as the CEO of Commonwealth Games Canada and Athletes CAN in Ottawa, as well as Manager of Sport, Excellence and Wellness at the Richmond Olympic Oval. He served as Manager of Athlete Development for the Government of BC and later worked in the Australian sport system as Executive Director of a state sporting organization (Melbourne) and Technical Operations Manager at Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. A graduate of UBC, Tom holds an MBA from the University of Calgary and is currently Principal of Jones & Associates Sport and Management Consulting in Vancouver. Tom represented Canada in the sport of volleyball for almost a decade – winning bronze at the 1979 Pan American Games, silver at the 1983 World Student Games and was a semifinalist of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games. He spent seven years in Europe as a professional athlete and continues to compete at World Masters Games. More recently, he was Event Director for the 2016 Americas Masters Games and is Past President of Volleyball BC.