In his current role, Thomas helps lead land acquisitions and execution of residential lot developments. Prior to joining Aspen Grove, Thomas spent 10 years successfully building and exiting a restaurant equipment manufacturing company. As Vice President with Ellis Fibre USA, he focused on product development, manufacturing, logistics and business development. He was instrumental in contract negotiations, due diligence, and the profitable disposition of the business. Thomas earned his BBA from The University of Alabama and his M.B.A with a focus in Finance from Southern Methodist University.