Tuomo, originally from Kurrika, Finland, has lived in Anchorage since 1987. He is a licensed massage therapist with over 30 years of experience in physical rehabilitation and massage therapy. His education and training began in Finland where he earned a degree in athletic training and sports massage. After moving to Anchorage, he studied at UAA where he completed a Bachelor of Science in Health Science with a minor in Nutrition, as well as the Licensed Massage Therapy (LMT) Certification. Tuomo and his wife, Jennifer, have been married for 25 years and have three teenage children. In his spare time, Tuomo enjoys cross-country running, cross-country skiing, hunting, and fishing.