- Vice President, Board of Directors, Educate Tanzania, Inc.
- Small Business Owner
Tom Herrmann served on the Educate Tanzania Board Inc (ETI) Board of Directors since its inception in 2011. Prior to this role he was Marketing VP of Lockermate Corporation, which provides organization products for school lockers. Since the sale of LockerMate, Tom has focused his energies on philanthropic work – primarily with Educate Tanzania.
In a professional volunteer role, Tom helped organized the infrastructure of ETI, reviewed charters, bylaws, legal documents and contracts. He helped set policy and direction and assisted in leading the day-to-day tasks needed to build momentum and gain donor support. He traveled with the ETI teams from the U.S. and Africa and helped set direction for the course. Tom was the first recipient of the Educate Tanzania Outstanding Leader Award for the Board of Directors in 2012. Tom lives in Chaska where he and his wife Sandy raised their family.