Tom Peterson, Division President for The Providence Group of Georgia, began his 35 year career in the homebuilding industry while attending Southern Technical College in Marietta in 1981. He spent six years honing his skills with a custom homebuilder prior to joining Centex Homes in 1987, where he served in various capacities including Field Manager, Purchasing and Estimating Manager and Division President during his 17-year tenure.
While at Centex, Tom met Warren Jolly through land-purchase transactions, and joined The Providence Group in 2004 to lead the company\'s single-family homes division. Tom brought a wealth of housing industry knowledge and experience and became instrumental in the success of The Providence Group. Tom’s role at The Providence Group has continued to grow with his focus on all facets of growing the division from community start-ups, assisting in new product design to managing all construction activity and negotiating contracts with the sales team