Tom is a writer and editorial photographer in Washington State with a background in newspapers, government and environmental policy development. Currently, he works full-time as a newspaper publisher with the ability to take time off for select assignments, both short and long term. His photographic work has appeared in regional, national and international publications including Le Monde, The Sun Magazine, National Parks magazine, and Burn Magazine. Awards include a first place SPJ for magazine feature photography. He was shortlisted for the Burn/Magnum Emerging Photographers grant.