Tom O'Brien has a passion for service working with a wide range of not-for-profit organizations locally and nationally.
The Bedford Village Historic District Commission
Appointed Commission member from 2010 to 2016.
The Commission is an Architectural Review Board which reviews all construction and signage to assure historic correctness in the Bedford Landmarked Designated Historic District.
Boys & Girls Club of Northern Westchester - Mt. Kisco, NY
Served as a member of the Board of Directors from 2001 to 2015, chairing multiple committees and acted as the Board President from 2010-2012.
Boys and Girls Club of Harlem
Member of the Board of Directors 2012-2017.
The Lagond Music School - Elmsford, NY
President of the Board of Directors from 2006-2009 for the not-for-profit music school.
Habitat for Humanity
Volunteer carpenter on several sites in Westchester County. Project Captain on a house renovation, as well as the design and building of a new residence in Bedford, NY in 2012.
Saratoga War Horse - Saratoga, NY
Active in board development and staff coaching since 2016.
Great Oak Aiken Therapeutic Equestrian Center - Aiken, SC
Tom took part in designing a therapeutic equestrian facility to be used by physically and mentally challenged children and veterans. The complex includes an indoor ring, eight stalls, offices and observation area. Completed in 2017.