Vice President for Administration & Finance
As Vice President of Administration and Finance, Tom brings an extensive hands-on senior level executive management background to SCU. He began his career in public accounting where he earned his Certified Public Accountant license. He left public accounting to become the Controller of Gateway Educational Products, Ltd., a $100 million marketer of educational products. Tom then went on to become the Chief Financial Officer for Shanahan Broadcasting, Inc. and Shanahan International, Inc., managing financial and accounting operations for businesses ranging from radio broadcasting to consumer products. His areas of expertise include accounting and financial operations, multi-entity controls, budget development and management. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Chapman University. He is happily married with 2 children. His community service efforts include serving on the Finance Counsels of St Francis Elementary School and Santa Clara de Asis parish, as well as serving on the Parent Advisory Counsel at St Francis.