Favorite Sports Team – University of Virginia Cavaliers
Favorite Book or Movie – The Noticer by Andy Andrews; Man on Fire
Ideal Dinner Guest(s) – Ronald Reagan, Denzel Washington, Jerry Seinfeld
Qualities I Admire in Others – Integrity; Humor; Connectedness; Learning; Listener
Tom became a partner with Ford Mays Wealth Management in 2018. Planning and relationships have been central components of his entire career. Prior to joining the firm, Tom began as a financial planner with Financial Designs in 2014. Before his financial planning career began, Tom owned the Sylvan Learning Centers in Lynchburg and Danville; he still owns and operates the local Prometric Testing Center.
Tom has been married to Carter since 1989 and is the proud father of 4 adult children – Alex Sayer, Thacher Jennings, Sims Jennings, and Bailey Jennings, along with one super son-in-law, Nicholas Sayer. He now has 2 grandsons, Jennings and Wills Sayer. When not working, Tom likes to spend time with family and friends and enjoys UVA sports, hiking, yardwork, golf, tennis, bird hunting, and traveling.
Education – B.S. in Finance and Marketing from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce
Professional Designations – Certified Family Business Specialist
Memberships – Vestry at St. John’s Episcopal Church; Board Member of Daily Bread
Broker Credentials – #6334547