Tom graduated as a Mining Engineer from Imperial College, London (1964 BSc) and McGill University, Montreal (1969 MEng). Tom and his wife, Teresa, have lived in Oakville since 1975 and at 150 Robinson Street for the last 20 years. Tom is a retired Senior VP, who worked for Falconbridge for 40 years, developing new mines and plants in Canada, Chile and New Caledonia. After retirement in 2004, Tom served on a number of junior mining company boards and consulted to the mining industry. Tom’s daughter, Kate, and her husband, Mike, and granddaughters, Madeleine and Vanessa, also live in Oakville. His son, Robert, works in Quebec and lives in British Columbia. Tom’s interests include skiing, classic cars and keeping fit at age 73. Tom and his family are interested in the preservation and go-forward enhancement of Old Oakville in a sustainable way.