Tom Whalen has served on a multitude of community boards including Goodwill Industries, Workforce Investment, and Urban League of Nebraska. Tom has been instrumental with his involvement on the Heartland Workforce Solutions Board serving as an advocate for individuals with barriers to employment.
Tom retired from Blue Cross Blue Shield in 2013. He still remains active with organizations such as the Mid America Council of the Boy Scouts of America and the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
The Person of Goodwill Award is the agency’s highest honor and given to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary work on behalf of disadvantaged populations and individuals overcoming barriers to self-sufficiency. Goodwill is honored to present Tommy Whalen with this distinguished recognition.