Tom joined the Seminole Companies as Director of Investor Relations in 2009. Prior to joining Seminole, Tom was Executive Secretary for the City of Detroit General Retirement System and the City of Detroit Police & Fire Retirement System. After retiring in 1998, he joined The Midland Companies to be in charge of Investor Relations. After the sale of Midland to MMA Financial, LLC, he remained with MMA Financial until January of 2009. Tom is former president of the Michigan Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems and is a graduate of Wayne State University.
Chairman and CEO, Robert J. Banks, has been a leader in the real estate finance business for nearly 40 years. In 2008, the Seminole Companies was formed based on the successful foundation of his predecessor organization, the Midland Mortgage Corporation. Banks and Midland had a history of anticipating and responding to the ever-changing needs of a diverse group of clients and established trusted, long-term relationships. It is a reputation we continue to uphold today.