Born and raised in the City of Albany, TOM REMMERT has lived in Albany County for most of his life. Tom is a 1976 graduate of Siena College, with a BBA in Accounting. A widower, Tom was married to Denise Buckheit from 1979 until her death in 1998.

TOM has been licensed as a Certified Public Accountant since 1978. From 1976-1999 TOM had experience working both for CPA firms and in owning his own business. TOM began working fo the Albany County Sheriff in 2012 as deputy director of Emergency Management. He rose to his current position of Emergency Manager in 2014. TOM was appointed accountant for the Albany Co Democrats in 2007 and was appointed and later, elected, Treasurer of ACDC in 2009.