Position title: Academic Catalyst
Tom, from La Crosse, Wisconsin, is passionate about teaching and learning at institutions of higher education. His background is in plant-based education and outreach, and he holds a Ph.D. from UW-Madison in food systems. In Leopold Hall, he coordinates the GreenHouse Learning Community, next-door neighbors of the Garden. At the Garden, he supports faculty and instructional staff on campus as they use the Garden as a classroom.