Tom started in the Risk Management business as an intern, working after hours and during the summers throughout high school and college. After graduating from The Katie School of Insurance at Illinois State University, Tom joined the family business in the commercial lines department and went on to earn his Certified Insurance Counselor designation. Today he specializes in managing risk for Real Estate Firms, CPG Companies and Law Firms.
The competitive spirit that propelled Tom to success in hockey, soccer and golf has followed through to his career. Even before attending ISU, Tom made a name for himself as Captain of the Men’s Golf team at St. Viator High School. He was active in the Student Government Association at Illinois State and Chaired the Student Fee Board for two consecutive years. He graduated ISU with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Insurance and Law from the Katie School of Insurance and Risk Management.
Today, he serves as the President of J. Krug and he leads the charge into the 2nd generation of the firm as they continue to grow and offer unique solutions to manage the risk for their clients. J. Krug now has three distinct practice areas which include Corporate Risk, Employee Benefits and Personal Risk Management.
He currently resides in Naperville, IL with his wife Lauren and their two children. In his free time, Tom enjoys golfing, traveling, and spending quality time with his family and friends.