Inducted October 4, 2017
Tom Masterson is an entrepreneur with over 40 years in the electrical construction business. He founded and has owned TEM Group for the past 18 years. Mr. Masterson has received many awards for his success including being named the 2009 Kentucky Small Business Person of the Year by the US Small Business Administration, and the Associated General Contractor of Construction Man of the Year in 2000. He received his Associate Degree in Architecture from the former Lexington Technical Institute in 1979. He later completed a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Finance from the University of Louisville in 1998 and studied at Dartmouth University in their Executive MBA program in 2005-2006.
Mr. Masterson has nearly 20 years of service to BCTC and was honored as the 2009 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year. He became a member of the BCTC Alumni Association board in 1999 and served as president from 2002-2007 when he worked to establish an Alumni Scholarship. He was also instrumental in helping BCTC start its own Foundation serving as a member, vice-chair, and chair.