A former U.S. Foreign Service Officer with 11 years in Africa, Proper Walk 2008 will be Tommy’s 86th trip to the African continent. Having joined Michael on the 2006 walk along the Ewaso Nyiro River, Tommy is very much looking forward to the upcoming walk benefiting the Children of Makindu. Tommy is currently Vice President of Technology for Synexxus Inc., a Northern Virginia based company where his primary focus is working on HADR (Humanitarian and Disaster Relief) and Stability Operations on the African Continent. Tommy first visited Kenya at the age of 14 with his Grandfather and has been returning ever since. Tommy lives in Goochland Virginia with his beautiful wife Shannon and his little explorers Aidan and Ainsley.