Tom has been very active with Ballroom from the beginning. During the winter months, he very often teaches Swing and West Coast swing with either Janet or Kaitlyn. He has choreographed and danced in performances for Built on Stilts; "Strict Tempo" in 2005; "Swing Club" in 2007; and "Promenade" in 2008. In 2014, he choreographed and danced a duet with Janet. He has taught some dance classes at the YMCA, taught a dance class at the West Tisbury Charter School, and very often appears with Janet at island Dance demos. More recently, Tom has been instrumental in bringing Anne Fleming, world class West Coast Swing and Country Two Step instructor an performer to ballroom for workshops. In addition to swing and Country music, he is a talented Salsa dancer. This year, 2015, he is choreographing the dance for Ballroom in Built on Stilts. Tom has a gift for dancing to the music and improvising.