Born in Sacramento, Tom has been around golf at Haggin Oaks since the age of 5. Tom’s golf career was fostered through the Haggin Oaks Junior Golf Programs and his father, five-time national PGA award winner, Ken Morton, Sr. Tom has played tournament golf since the Little Linker program at age 7, leading him to the Junior Golf Association of Northern California Tour and American Junior Golf Association events. His scholastic achievements and golf game enabled Tom to receive a golf scholarship to the University of California at Santa Barbara, where he played competitively for 4 years. Today, Tom is the Vice President of Player Development for Morton Golf, LLC.
As President of the Morton Golf Foundation, Tom is heavily involved with both fund development and dispersing of funds to those organizations that are using the game of golf to enrich lives.