Tom Washington

NBA Experience 27 seasons
Born December 25, 1957 (Ft. Smith, Ark.)
Resides Atlanta
HS Central (Philadelphia)
College Norfolk State University ’78

Over his 27-season NBA officiating career, Tom Washington has officiated 1,510 regular season games, 157 playoff games including four Finals games. He was a member of the crews that officiated the 1995 Schick Rookie Game, the 1996 Japan Games in Tokyo and the 2004 NBA All-Star Game.

In addition to his 24 seasons with the NBA, Washington has two years of CBA officiating experience. He has one year of collegiate officiating experience in Division II and III, and five years of high school officiating experience in his hometown of Philadelphia, officiating in the playoffs for both the men’s and women’s league’s.

Washington is a Cum Laude graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Norfolk State University.

Off the court, Washington volunteers with the Amachi Big Brothers Program, the Children’s Choice Adoption Agency, the Mt. Zion Baptist Youth Organization and the PGA Juniors Program.