Tommy Honored by Sierra Club
Tommy was honored by the San Diego Sierra Club with the chapter's annual FEAT Award (for "Fantastic Environmental Achievement Taken") in recognition for his environmental efforts in San Diego, and received a further commendation from City Councilmember Barbara Bry.
Enviro. Dems. Honor Alex Padilla
San Diego County Democrats for Environmental Action welcomed California Secretary of State Alex Padilla as the featured guest at the club's spring fundraiser, and honored the secretary for his work on the state's plastic bag ban bill while serving in the state legislature.
National Monuments Opinion Piece
Tommy's opinion piece in the San Diego Union-Tribune details the unprecedented "review" of National Monuments, and the terrible precendent that would be set by undoing a National Monument designation and violating the sanctity of America's conservation legacy.
Tommy Moderates Soccer City Forum
Tommy moderated a San Diego County Democrats for Environmental Action forum on the controversial Soccer City proposal, featuring a panel made up of representatives from FS Investors, the Public Lands Public Vote coalition and the San Diego River Park Foundation.
Community Leader and Advocate
A broadcaster and non-profit specialist who loves the outdoors, Tommy previously managed media relations and communications for the San Diego Surfrider chapter and Oregon Wild, and as a club president and elected ADEM delegate continues to lead on issues like expanding parks, ending veteran homelessness, re-building broken roads, making streets more pedestrian and bicycle friendly, citywide "no waste" food composting, retaining jobs, fiscal responsibility and sensible wildfire policy.
President of San Diego Co. Dems. for Environmental Action
As president of San Diego County Democrats for Environmental Action, Tommy has led the club to become one of the largest in the county party, and has taken public stands against SDGE efforts to subvert community choice energy (CCE), called for greater transparency of state regulatory agencies, and as a member of the Quality of Life Coalition spoke out against Measures A and B on the 2006 ballot and the Soccer City initiative that would bypass CEQA. Tommy serves as an alternate on the San Diego County Democratic Party Central Committee.
91X Morning Host and Broadcast Personality
Tune in to hear Tommy weekdays from 5:30 to 10 a.m. as he hosts morning drive on San Diego's legendary alternative 91X with Producer Danielle, featuring music and interviews, daily features like the 91X Almanac, Resurrection Daily and Tommy Trending, and weekly features like Beer for Breakfast Friday mornings at 8:45 that spotlight the San Diego craft beer scene. Mornings on 91X are a lot busier these days with Tommy Hough and Producer Danielle, so tune in weekdays from 5:30 to 10 a.m. and enjoy the show on your drive to work.
Engaging Public Speaker
Whether in small-scale settings, leading meetings, workshops, moderating candidate forums or panel discussions, or delivering large-scale presentations on media and environmental issues like wildlife or ongoing threats to public land, audiences like and connect with Tommy and want more. An positive, engaging, charismatic speaker with an instantly recognizable voice, consider hiring Tommy to host or moderate your organization's next event.
Hear Tommy weekday mornings from 5:30 to 10 a.m. on 91X.
Recent Talk Radio Appearances
Tommy can be heard weekday mornings on 91X in San Diego, but you can also visit his on-air page or check out Tommy's Soundcloud account.