As the IRS’s Chief Risk Officer since 2014, Tom leads the agency’s enterprise risk management program, enabling the identification, prioritization, evaluation and mitigation of key risks to achieving the IRS mission. He also chairs the ERM Community of Interest for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s Forum on Tax Administration (FTA), a unique body that brings together the leaders of tax administrations from 53 countries to enhance tax administration around the world. Tom was President of the Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management in 2019 and continues as a Board member. In 2016, Tom served as the Head of the Tax Administration Unit for the FTA in Paris, France. Tom has also provided tax administration advisory and capacity building assistance to numerous tax administrations through projects of the International Monetary Fund and OECD. Tom began federal service in 1994 as a Presidential Management Intern.