Tom Anderson is a husband, father of two, wilderness quest guide, and and a Senior Vice President of a national affordable housing development company. In all he does, he is drawn forward by the desire to make a difference in the world by building better communities. A life-long camper, hiker, and lover of the outdoors, he first quested with Rites of Passage in 2006 and has since completed the training and apprenticeship program. Tom now leads programs as a member of the Rites of Passage staff and uses the wilderness quest model in a variety of formats and settings to uncover purpose and meaning in individuals and groups.  Tom believes that in living our deepest purpose, we not only serve ourselves, but we serve the world as well. Tom is also the author of Your Place in the World: Creating a life of vision, purpose, and service available on and here.