Thomas currently serves as Sergeant, his duties include Field Training Officer, Rifle/Glock Armorer, and Taser/Phazzer Instructor. He leads the Reserve program for the Hamilton PD and is a member of the Steuben County Underwater Rescue and Recovery Team. Outside of his Reserve duties, Thomas works as the departments Administrative Supervisor were he manages the Evidence Room, Department Inventory, Report requests and various other administrative needs.
Thomas is a US Army Combat Veteran. He served as a Forward Observer and obtained the rank of Sergeant. He had one deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom before the end of his five-year career in the Armed Forces. Thomas received a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Trine University.
Outside of the Hamilton Police Department Thomas enjoys scuba diving, working stained glass and spending time with family. He is actively involved with the Hamilton American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Salem Twp. Fire Board, Steuben County Emergency Management Advisory Board. Thomas was also able to support Hurricane Harvey efforts through the Fort Bend County (TX) Sheriffis Department.