As SBA’s Region V Administrative Resource Coordinator, Thomas works directly under the Regional Administrator to provide administrative support and services to the Regional Administrator and Region 5 staff. She is one of ten Administrative Resource Coordinators that provides support to staff within their Region and advice and training to each other to ensure that SBA’s mission critical tasks are completed.
Prior to the SBA, Thomas worked for the Internal Revenue Service in the Criminal Investigations Department as an Administrative Officer for the Illinois Territories, the Department of Justice as an Educational Specialist, and she proudly served in the United States Army as a Human Resource Specialist. Thomas earned both her Master’s Degree in Education and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
In her personal time, you will find her skating, teaching dance, or spending time with her family.