Thom attended the prestigious Southeastern School of Neuromuscular Massage Therapy in Jacksonville,. He worked in clinical settings for the first 7 years of his career and then turned to athletic and sports performance in his massage therapy practice. He was the massage therapist for Jacksonville University athletes from 1999 - 2020. He has mastered his techniques by working with collegiate, Olympic, and professional athletes and achieved significant results, both on the field of competition and in recovering from injuries.
Thom held the position of lead instructor at Heritage Institute of Massage Therapy in Jacksonville from 2001 – 2013 and has taught professional CEU courses for massage therapists. He has trained hundreds of students in every massage modality.
He has worked with collegiate athletes in almost every sport, NCAA finalists in track and field, and with professional athletes from a variety of sports, including the Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL and the Atlanta Hawks of the NBA.
Thom has over 20 years of experience in clinical and sports settings and specializes in medical and neuromuscular massage therapy.