Tom is President of Third Gate Partners, Inc., and a Senior Consultant with Kates Kesler Organizational Consulting. He was previously with MetLife, Inc., where he last served as Global Head of Organization Design and Change, leading a team of internal consultants in the global redesign of the company, and the organizational integration of acquisitions.
He is active in developing the field of organization design, having presented in forums and conferences with The Conference Board, ODF, and Linkage Inc., and has published articles in Global Business and Organizational Excellence, and People & Strategy. He is a returning Board member with ODF.
Tom holds an AB from Hamilton College and a MS from Syracuse University. He also pursues a wide variety of professional and personal activities including consulting with not-for-profits, global travel and exploration, musical performance, and various outdoor adventures.