Tommy served 13 years in the Army before transitioning career fields. He graduated from Bryant & Stratton College in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. After that he began working with individuals with autism at the Project SEARCH site at Maryview Hospital in Portsmouth, VA. He then came to VCU-RRTC in 2017. He currently works as the employment specialist at the Fort Eustis Project Search site.