From Chernobyl and the Panama Canal, to The Amazon Jungle and the Black Sea, he has shown Eyewitness News viewers how far away places affect our lives here in Southeast Texas.
Tom also covers national politics and stories that relate to energy, the environment, and the economy.
Since 2006, he has produced five half-hour special reports on subjects including the new space race, the 2008 presidential election, and the future of energy production.
His award-winning reports include three regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, the most recent in 2010 for an in-depth look at overcrowded trauma centers.
Tom is a proud graduate of the University of Florida in Gainesville and is married with two children.
A local man is suing NASA for discrimination after mistreatment claims.
Police in Katy are investigating that city's first murder since 2013.
Texas electors put president-elect Donald Trump over the needed number of votes to officially win the office.
Nick Tullier was the most seriously injured of the surviving deputies during the July ambush in Baton Rouge. Over the past several months months, he has come a long way from the brink of death.
The eighty-fifth Texas legislative session begins on January 10. Ahead of its start and before the holidays, Governor Greg Abbott sat down with Eyewitness News to discuss his priorities in 2017.