Tommy has been involved in sport and leisure since 1996 starting out as a football coach before moving into leisure as a Fitness Consultant, He then became Group Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer with Fenland Leisure setting up the first Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme in the area.
After completing a BSc (Hons) Sports Science degree at Anglia Ruskin University Tommy then moved into education with the College of West Anglia delivering training to the leisure industry with a number of private and public sector organisations, some on a national scale.
Tommy managed sports facilities for the college and oversaw sports development and the move to a new sports campus based at Lynnsport. While leading the new sports campus, the work with partners received a number of national awards including college of the year awards with the LTA and RFU and status as England Basketball School of Basketball and the first FA Football Development Hub in the east region. Tommy is also chairman of Kings Lynn Community Football.