"Grant County is blessed with a diverse economy - stable production agriculture, food processing, as well as a diverse and expanding industrial base. The Grant County Economic Development Council has been involved in many successes over the past 20 years for new business recruitment, and assisting existing businesses to grow and thrive. By working with the county, cities, port districts, local businesses and individuals, the EDC brings prosperity to Grant County. Simply said, all of us want to live in an area where the business climate allows our children and grandchildren to find stable and rewarding employment."
Vice President at Washington Trust Bank from 1991-2019, specializing in commercial and agricultural lending. Tom now works with his wife, Jill Heath, at AIC Insurance in Moses Lake. Graduate of Washington State University (1982) and Pacific Coast Banking School (1994) Involved in other community organizations including: Moses Lake Kiwanis Club, Citizens for Progress in Education, Grant County EDC, Babe Ruth Baseball.