Tom is a San Angelo native, and founder of Massey Balentine,
PC having practiced law in San Angelo for more than 50 years. Tom was a graduate of the Texas School of Law.

Education: Attended Angelo State University and Texas A & M. Graduated from the University of Texas, receiving his JD from the University of Texas and was licensed to practice law in 1960.

Professional Affiliations: State Bar of Texas (former member of the Board of Directors), Past President, Tom Green County Bar Association; Tom Green County Judge 1987-1988, former Member of the Texas House of Representatives 1973-1981; certified mediator; co-owner Stroman Title. Formerly board certified in Residential, Commercial and Farm and Ranch by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for over 20 years.

Community Positions: Member of the First United Methodist Church; chairman of the Permanent Endowment Committee, FUMC.

Personal: Served in US Army in Korea; married with four grown children; enjoys welding, piano and stock farming.