Thomas Eide brings more than 20 years experience to his position as CFO for Prairie St. John’s. He has held executive positions in different industries including high tech manufacturing, software and even boat building. Throughout his career, he has been a leader in ensuring significant growth or necessary change to move a business forward. As CFO, Tom directs Prairie’s overall financial planning, operations and accounting practices as well as establishing and maintaining standards, policies and procedures. “While it is critical that Prairie St. John’s is financially successful and a good steward of its resources, for me, joining Prairie was about far more than just improving a business. There is a strong mission here and I apply my years of experience and knowledge to be part of that meaningful impact. Working with a team that helps people and families every day get through very difficult times is important work. My goal is to enhance the structure that allows that good work to happen as effectively as possible and long into the future.” Tom enjoys basketball, golf, water skiing, participating in the life of his church and spending time with his family.
- Master’s Degree: MBA / Management
University of St. Thomas
- Bachelor’s Degree: Business / Computer Science