Tom Furnas currently serves as Managing Director at Inglewood Associates, a Cleveland-based management consulting firm. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for the Cleveland Sight Center, where he was elected Board Chair in May of 2015, and as Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee and Technology Advisory Committee.
Previously, Tom served as the Senior Director of Technology at ideastream for 15 years. Prior to ideastream, Tom was the Corporate Knowledge Manager at TRW Inc., now ZF TRW, a developer and producer of active and passive safety systems that serves all major vehicle manufacturers worldwide, with an established footprint that includes facilities in more than 20 countries.
Tom was also a founding board member of OneCommunity, a nonprofit organization that accelerates the use of information technology in Northeast Ohio in order to drive economic development and improve health care, education and government services. He has also been a member of Leadership Cleveland and Cleveland Bridge Builders.
Tom holds a bachelor’s in Business Management & Political Science with a minor in Economics from Case Western Reserve University, and a master’s in Information Technology from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University.