Thomas Cloud is the Chairman of the Board of Cloud Resources Group, Inc. and has a long and successful advisory track record in both financial planning and tangible assets. His expertise as a financial counselor and thorough knowledge of the products he recommends has attracted an impressive list of individuals and major institutions from across the United States. He believes in combining his knowledge of scripture with his knowledge of investing. Since 1977, Mr. Cloud has devoted his attention to all areas of tangible asset investing offering a “hands on” approach to each and every Cloud Resources Group, Inc. client.
A graduate of the School of Business of the University of Georgia, Mr. Cloud has been approved in six states to teach CPE credits to lawyers and certified public accountants. He has served on the American Council for Tangible Assets Board (ACTA), a national lobbying group in Washington, D.C. (1984-87), and the Advisory Board of Intercap, Ltd. (1983-88), which was one of the world’s five largest money management firms. Additionally, he served on the Board of Directors of Willie Mays Enterprises, a financial consortium headed by Mr. Mays (1984-1994), and was selected to serve on the Advisory Board of Santa Fe Management, S.A., a prominent firm specializing in leveraged acquisitions and recapitalizations. More recently, Mr. Cloud was appointed to the Board of Reference for the Christian Film and Television Commission. Currently, Tom is a popular speaker at both national and international financial conferences, and records a weekly radioshow for FTMdaily.com.
Mr. Cloud has recently moved to Saint Simons Island, Ga. with his wife of over forty years, the former Polly Dempsey who he married in 1970. The Clouds have two children- a son, Thomas, Jr., a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Techonology and a CFP®, who lives in Marietta, Ga. with his wife Alix and 4 children. Their daughter, Katherine, who earned a Ph.D. in Economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, currently resides in Basalt, Co. and teaches Economics at Colorado Mountain College. Tom has many hobbies, including golf, college football, travel, socializing and bridge.
Mr. Cloud also serves as CEO of Turamali, Inc., a diamond and museum gem trading company.