Tom is President & CEO of the CleanTech Alliance. The CleanTech Alliance’s mission is to facilitate the generation and growth of cleantech companies, jobs, and products. During Tom’s tenure, the organization has grown from thirty to more than three hundred member organizations in thirteen states and provinces. As an entrepreneur, Tom was CEO of VizX Labs and Axio Research Corporation. Tom has an MBA from the University of Washington and a BA in economics from the University of Virginia (which he wishes to note is the current NCAA Basketball Champion). Active in the community and in professional organizations, Tom spent 14 years as a Trustee of Harborview Medical Center and served two-terms as President of the Board. On the weekends, he plays lead guitar in the Ranken File rock ‘n’ roll band and brews beer. He continues to be active in Scouting and spend five years as Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 80 in the Magnolia neighborhood of Seattle.