Tom is a developer and works on self contained software development tasks for DCC. He started working in March 2021 and is enjoying integrating into the DCC team. Tom likes co-operatives and all things community lead. He is a founding member of Edinburgh Student Housing Cooperative and Campaign to Protect Pont Valley, as well as being a new member to Code-Operative. Tom also has a MPhys and MPhil in astrophysics at The University of Edinburgh and after failing to find dark matter in the Black Hills of Dakota with the LUX and LZ collaborations, he is now finding solidarity within the Digital Commons Cooperative. He has had many years of experience with data analysis and particle physics simulations and is now transferring those skills into software development.