Tom has lived in the Valley most of his life. After he graduated from Fresno State in 1990 he began his career with a major Wall Street firm as a financial advisor. He was welcomed into LPL and the Thiesen Dueker Group where he continues to specialize in a consultative approach to financial advice. Tom is passionate about advising clients on saving for their retirement plans, as well as all aspects of financial planning including insurance, investment management, and distribution planning. He serves his clients with the highest standards of professionalism and service. Tom’s passion for teamwork carries over into his personal life where he enjoys coaching basketball and guiding kids to achieve their full potential. He was awarded the Lions Club International Presidents Award for child outreach. His free time is spent with his family. He and his wife, Jodi, have three children, Tyler, Cole and Emily.