Tom Grothous AKA Mr. Wheels, is a syndicated host of a Radio Talk Show “Mr. Wheels” live on Saturday mornings and on the web at www.fun107.1.fm
Tom is a Delphos native and graduated from Delphos St. John’s. He received his associated degree from the Northwestern College in Marketing and his Bachelor’s degree in Vocational and Industrial Education from the University of Toledo. Tom has been Academic Dean in the College of Technologies at the University of Northwestern Ohio since 2001.
Tom has taught at UNOH for over 35 years and is Master Certified Auto and Master Certified Diesel Technician as well as an Auto and Truck Parts Specialist for ASE. Was awarded the “World Class Technician “ status (one of 53 at the time worldwide) by ASE.
Tom is Council man At Large for the city of Delphos since 2015 , community service is part of Tom’s heritage as his Father was a Council man and Council Man At Large for Delphos some 25 + years . Tom takes great pride in his community.
Tom belongs to St. John Catholic Church and many civic and career organizations, of those being The Optimist Club (President) help start the UNOH Optimist club, Lifelong member of the VFW, Knights of Columbus, Viet Nam Veterans Lima Chapter, Chairperson for AAIA Education committee, was Vice President of (OCARE) Ohio Chapter Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Educators, and was President of the Lima Chapter of (RSES) Refrigeration Service Education Society, and (ASE/ASIA) Automotive Service Excellence.
He and his wife Jacki have been married for 45 years, are the parents of two daughters and the proud grandparents of five wonderful Grandchildren, who are the essence of Tom’s life. email: email@example.com.