About Tom

Tom Cullen is a coach and educator, specializing in client engagement and research, copyediting and public speaking. As a TGC affiliate consultant, Tom combines his passions for coaching and communication to guide clients in developing clear communication strategies and internal brand structure.

A keen learner, Tom is passionate about understanding the nuances of every client. He adopts a variety of tools, including StrengthsFinder and DISC, to deliver results.

In addition to his work with TGC, Tom teaches at the University of Georgia in the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. He also serves as Faculty Coordinator to the C. Richard Yarbrough Crisis Communication Coalition and is a member of the University of Georgia Crisis Communication Think Tank.

Tom earned a B.A. (Hons) in History from the University of Liverpool. He also holds a master’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of Georgia and is finishing his final coursework to earn an MFA in Narrative Nonfiction.

Originally from the United Kingdom, Tom now lives in Athens, Georgia, with his wife and their three pets. He enjoys cooking, cycling and playing tennis.

Tom Cullen
Tom Cullen