Tomek was raised in the Los Angeles suburbs, and studied Pre-Med at UCLA. He spent some time working as a business executive before earning his MBA from Pepperdine and immediately after, entered into a PhD program at UCF.
Fate soon intervened changing his career path once again, when he was spotted by a talent scout and started working as a model. Tomek soon found his way into a successful acting career. Today, he continues to work in entertainment while also devoting his time to raising money and building primary schools in developing countries through the non-profit BuildOn.