He currently is pursuing his Master of Theology with a concentration in bioethics from Holy Apostles Seminary. He is certified in Catholic bioethics by the National Catholic Bioethics Center and as a Higher Ground Leadership Pathfinder. Tom is a Knight of Magisterial Grace and Regional Hospitaller with the Order of Malta, a Catholic religious order dedicated to defending the faith and serving the poor and the sick around the world. He is a member of Legatus, cofounder of the Des Moines Catholic Medical Association Guild, Knight of Columbus, Board member for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Des Moines and a member of the Bishops Council. He is currently serving on the National Association of Homecare & Hospice Board of Directors as a representative for region seven, which includes Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri, and is a member of the board's executive committee.Join Deacon Mike Manno and co-host Gina Noll Tuesday morning at 9 (Central) on Iowa Catholic Radio 1150 AM, 88.5 & 94.5 FM and streaming live on IowaCatholicRadio.com for a discussion of recent end of life cases as well as other legal news of interest to men and women of faith. Don’t forget to “Like” us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter (@FaithOnTrial).