John Thomas was appointed Collin County Commissioner, Precinct 3, in November 2017. He has lived in Texas for over 23 years.
He has been a senior level executive in multi-billion dollar corporations, serving in various capacities including Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Controller, CIO and Corporate Vice President, managing a global staff of up to 3,000. His responsibilities included information technology, cyber defense, finance, real estate and security.
He also served as a Captain in the Army and an Airborne Ranger.
He and his wife, Cheryl, have been married for 37 years and live in Fairview. They have four grown children and five grandchildren living in Collin County and the state of Washington.
John has served as a Group Leader and Substitute Teaching Leader for Bible Study Fellowship. He is a member of Grace Bible Fellowship Church in Melissa.
Harvard Business School (1985)
United States Military Academy at West Point (1978)