Tom Mellon, Program Director for Langhorne's Team Toyota and host of several WBCB (AM 1490) radio talks shows, most imporant being his Veterans and First Responders Awareness.
Tom, a Philadelphia native who grew up in the Northeast/Mayfair section of the city … spent 12 years in the Catholic parochial school system followed by two years at Philadelphia Community College before attending and graduating from Temple University. Married to his wife Geri, he has four wonderful children and three grandchildren.
Before beginning a seconcd successful vocation at Team Toyota, Tom Mellon retired from a first career as a Philadelphia police officer.
Tom also serves on the Boards of the Philadlephia Youth Alliance as well as the Bucks County Tour of Honor
…whose mission and sole purpose is to transport United States Military Veterans from the Bucks County area to Washington DC to visit memorials, buildings and other places that promote and represent the ideals of the United States of America; with a major focus on World War II veterans and terminally ill veterans.
He also spoke passionately about other programs with which he is involved, especially those that reach out to some of Philadelphia's most vulnerable youth … causes that resonated with our members due to our Club's eight-year involvement with and ongoing commitment to the city's William Dick School.
Tom has been the recipient of several of the holiday meal gift certificates to feed needy veterans and their families that the Club purchased from fundraising outside area supemarkets … as his veterans' network has been able to identify in-need vets and personally distribute the gift certificates to them.
Other WBCB shows Tom hosts include Dining Around, Let's Go Places and Your Health.
He also received kudos from Club members who have personally purchased of leased Toyotas through Tom!