Thomas was born and raised in Florence, Oregon. He graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering. Prior to joining the 406 Engineering team, Thomas worked at the Bureau of Land Management as a Civil Engineer for 3 years. During his time with the BLM, Thomas gained experience surveying, utilizing Civil 3D, doing project inspection, and project management. In his free time, he enjoys walking his two dogs, camping, fishing, hiking, and hunting.