Thomas Dunsmore, the ABSA General Manager, started his role as Office Manager of ABSA in late April 2012, and moved into the role of Operations Manager at the conclusion of his Traineeship in April 2013, and General Manager in early 2016.
During 2012 he completed a Traineeship in Business with ABSA and has achieved a Certificate III in Business, a Diploma in Business and a Diploma in Management.
Tom has completed a Diploma of Business at Bond University and is now studying a Bachelor of Commerce at ACU.
One of the key aspects of his role is to build partnerships with organisations who support this industry. One of his focuses is to provide support for all staff involved in boarding through providing more opportunities for professional learning through events .
Thomas finished high school in 2011 at St. Joseph's Nudgee College. After graduating he has held a few jobs including bar work, landscaping and since then has happily moved in to his role of Office Manager, Operations Manager, and General Manager.
Over Tom’s time with ABSA, he has had the opportunity to visit over 200 boarding schools and work short stints in boarding houses around Australia.
Outside of work his interest include playing basketball on a regular basis, traveling to new places, fishing and new experiences.