Tom Venesky is the Times Leader Media Group's reporter covering the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and the outdoors. Tom came to the Times Leader in 2006 as the outdoors writer and added the Penguins beat in 2007. He has been writing a Sunday outdoors page locally since 2001, which has won several media awards. Tom resides in Hobbie with his wife Kathleen and their children, Hunter and Kelly Ann. He enjoys hunting, fishing and farming.