Tom Schoemehl was elected to his first term as Ward I Alderman on April 6, 2010 and was sworn into office on May 3, 2010. He is married to his wife, Linda, and they have four adult children, Brian, Stacey, Brad and John. Tom and Linda also have eleven grandchildren. Alderman Schoemehl holds a B.A. from Missouri State University and a Masters in Business Management from Webster University. He is retired following 37 years of employment at AT&T.