Visual Communication Administrator
Tom has been an Alaskan resident for over 15 years. Tom started his career in 1992 working in Public Broadcasting Engineering at KYUK in Bethel, Alaska and traveling around the
state supporting smaller public broadcasting radio station outlets. Tom has worked for the North Slope Borough School District (NSBSD) as the Telecommunications Manager and Technology
Coordinator overseeing the WAN and Video Teleconferencing networks. After 8 years with the NSBSD, Tom moved to Anchorage and spent 5 years overseeing the GCI SchoolAccess network, which
supports rural schools throughout the state. He also supported VTC for the State of Alaska, Telehealth and commercial customer accounts. Tom has had many interesting and unusual video
teleconferencing experiences including a wedding over VTC and several linkups between the NASA Space Shuttle and International Space Station and Alaskan students.