Tom founded Filsinger Games in 1986, a company that produces tabletop card and dice games. Filsinger Games has expanded to include licensed games, online games, and new partnerships. Tom created a science fiction game called CHAMPIONS OF THE GALAXY. He has also created a line of gift calendars called COUNTDOWN TO THE BIG DAY for weddings and baby's due date.
Tom's first book was a memoir on creativity called THE DARK MENACE OF THE UNIVERSE, which is one of the top-reviewed books at Amazon.com. His new book, SHADOWS ON THE ROAD, was released July, 2014. SHADOWS chronicles Tom's behind-the-scenes adventures in Hollywood pitching his game concepts for movies and TV and also includes his philosophical/spiritual musings about life on the road.
Tom is an Associate Professor of Psychology and was Director of Social Sciences and Coordinator of Psychology at Jamestown Community College in New York. Courses taught include Social Psychology, Psychology of Personality, and Transpersonal Psychology. He created an online program called Psychology of the Workplace. In 2015 Tom will be teaching psychology classes at Northern Arizona University.