Thom has spent nearly fifty years in Christian ministry. After pastoring three churches over a forty year period, he came to the Chapel of the Cross and the St. Timothy School in 2011. A working and teaching artist, Thom has work in public and private collections in the US, Canada and the UK. He teaches Rhetoric and the manual and fine arts and infuses the parish with his irrepressible humor. He is a Presbyter in the Reformed Episcopal Church. He is also currently Chaplain of the Edgemere Community, Dallas.