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Lincoln, NE 68510

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Executive Vice President

Tom King is a 2011 graduate from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, earning an undergraduate degree in accounting. After undergrad, Tom enrolled in a dual degree program, pursuing a Juris Doctorate and a Masters of Professional Accountancy. In May of 2014, Tom graduated from the Nebraska College of Law and from the University of Nebraska College of Business Administration MPA program. The following week he started full time at Gene Lilly Surety Bonds as an agent. Working under Bob Cirone and Jim King, Tom has been developing his skills as a surety agent while utilizing his academic training in accounting and law. Tom has worked in the construction industry, the legal industry, and the agricultural world while growing up.

In his spare time, Tom greatly enjoys classic cars and motorcycles, hunting, fishing, and traveling whenever possible. It is also very possible that he might be found on a golf course. Tom grew up south of Waverly and enjoys riding horses on the family acreage with his father, Jim. Tom greatly values industry involvement and sees organizations like AGC, ABC, NUCA, LICA, and many other contractor groups as great avenues to provide contractors with a collective voice, training for their staff, and a place for fellowship.


Juris Doctorate, 2014
Nebraska College of Law

Master of Professional Accountancy, 2014
University of Nebraska

Bachelors of Science Accounting, 2011
University of Nebraska