Made Aliyah from Australia in 1970 as a member of a Bnei Akiva Garin. In 1983, he was among the first settlers in Efrat. Has a B.A. from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. For the past 20 years, he worked in the English Department of the Aliyah Department of the Jewish Agency. Tommy spent two years in England as the Director of the Jewish Settlement in England and Northern countries. Directed the Absorption Center in Gilo, Jerusalem, working with 250 families. Between 1990 and 1995, served on the Moetza of Efrat, and since he retired from the Jewish Agency, Tommy has worked in investment management.