Tom graduated from Dayton High School in 1976. He is married to Melody (Roberts) Dilts and father to Angela, Nathan, and Allison; all graduates of DHS. Tom is a self-employed business owner of: “THE DILTS GROUP” - Real Estate Appraisers and Consultants and is a member of the Northern Kentucky Association of Realtors and National Association of Realtors. He previously coached DHS basketball for 33 years at various levels but in his final 7 years as the Varsity Coach. He is a member of the Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame, the past President of the Northern Kentucky Coaches Association, and was awarded the 9th Region Basketball Division III Coach of the Year 2009/10. Tom also started the “DAYTON MIDDLE SCHOOL HOLIDAY CLASSIC” and was the director of the Dayton Youth basketball League for many years.