Tom Elgin’s Resume

Tom Elgin is pursuing his long-term goal of making an impact on public education in America.
He recently transitioned from healthcare finance and regulation to energy finance and regulation.

Tom Elgin’s Resume in PDF


Stanford, CA Stanford University

June 2009 M.S. Management Science & Engineering, concentrations in Finance and Energy.

Park City, UT Institute for Advanced Study

Summer 2006 One of 38 undergraduates admitted to NSF-funded Park City Math Institute.

Claremont, CA Pomona College

May 2006 B.A. Mathematics, minor in Computer Science.


Vienna, VA DC Energy

Presently Employed Analyst
Forecast power prices and electricity congestion in deregulated markets,
develop and execute investment strategies.

Park City, UT Zane Benefits, Inc.

September 2006 – March 2008 Manager, Products & Compliance
Managed team developing “Best in Class” SaaS HRA administration platform
featured on covers of Wall Street Journal (7/30/07) and USA Today (1/24/08).

  • As third employee, involved in all aspects of growing business to $12M valuation.
  • Consulted on sales to Fortune 500 clients with Founder and Director of National Accounts.
  • Developed compliance strategies with lead inside counsels at top-5 U.S. insurers.
  • Drafted original business process patent. Currently part-time consultant and shareholder.

Claremont, CA Orientation Adventure, Pomona College

Summers 2004-06 Program Coordinator

  • Sent nearly 500 students on four-day trips each August and trained student leaders.
  • Doubled program size to accommodate 100% of incoming firstyears.

Claremont, CA On The Loose, Outdoors Club of the Claremont Colleges

March 2004 – June 2005 Director (promoted early)

  • Managed $23,000 budget, 4 paid and 5 volunteer staff and over 100 student leaders.
  • Increased student participation by 130% and doubled number of trips sponsored.


July 2009 Taught leadership to boys (age 15) on two-week wilderness backpacking trip with NOLS.
2006-07 Presented solutions at healthcare conferences in Dallas and Las Vegas.
2005-06 Presented at mathematics conferences in Los Angeles, Claremont, San Antonio, Seattle.
2004-2005 Mathematics Department Liaison, Pomona College.
Nov 20-23, 2004 Business Today International Conference Delegate, New York, NY.


Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Java, SQL, PHP, R, Mathematica, Photoshop, LaTeX.
Current Wilderness First Responder certification.

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