Tommy has a BA Economics from De la Salle and an MBA from London Business School. He and his wife Genevieve were born in Manila, raised in Christian homes, and educated in Christian schools. They were married at UCM in 1984 and have one daughter. After a banking career of more than 30 years in Hong Kong, Paris, and London, they moved back to Manila in 2015. Tommy and Genevieve both serve on the Outreach and Evangelism Committee and helped to bring The Word One to One ministry to UCM. Genevieve also serves on the Prayer Ministry. He said, "I have learned to trust all things to the Lord; I know that He has good plans for me (Jeremiah 29:11) and I pray that what I do and pray for will be according to His will."