Tom Schwenk

Broker/Owner at Tom's Galveston Real Estate

  • : 0505240
  • : Galveston County, Texas

About Tom Schwenk

Tom is well known for his passionate support of Galveston and his efforts to protect and develop what makes island life so special – the fascinating history, beautiful natural features, and the people who live here. Historic preservation and support of all the non-profits on the island have long been cornerstones of his community support. In recognition of his efforts he was named “Community Hero” by the Chamber of Commerce in 2016. Most recently he was honored at a gala at the Sea Star Base which raised $50,000 for youth, adaptive and community sailing programs. His community involvement includes: • Co-Chair of the inaugural board member of the Better Parks of Galveston • Board member of the Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council • Board member of the Galveston Sustainable Communities Alliance • Broadway Beautification committee member • Treasurer of the San Jacinto Neighborhood Association • Texas Association of Realtors Region 10 Political Involvement Committee Representative • Member of the Galveston Chamber of Commerce • Member of the UTMB’s President Cabinet • Former State Board Member of the Texas Association of Interior Design (TAID) As a NAR Green Certified Realtor® and EcoBroker®, Tom has joined the movement of professionals pushing the market toward energy-efficient, sustainable, and healthier design/features in homes and buildings. A former president of the Galveston Association of Realtors, Tom was named GAR REALTOR OF THE YEAR 2015 and served on the Texas Association of Realtors Political Action committee as its regional representative in 2016. Locally, he is a Landmarks Commissioner for the City of Galveston and is a past President of the Galveston Historical Foundation. He is proud to have been a Paul Harris Fellow of the Galveston Island Rotary Club. In addition to selling throughout the Island representing buyers and sellers, Tom is also a successful residential and commercial leasing agent. A native of New Jersey, Tom believes anyone lucky enough to live by the sea is lucky enough! He earned his real estate license in 2003 after retiring as a Corporate Vice President of Sales and Marketing for an international home furnishings company. As a Broker Associate, Tom is a true professional who puts his clients first. Make sure you “Talk to Tom!”

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