February 22, 2017 - June 19, 2019
Thomas is principal in a diverse range of businesses including a large metro bottle depot. He provides consulting services to businesses and non-profit organizations in the areas of business and project development, regulatory and legal engagement, fundraising, and project management.
Thomas was Executive Director of the Pembina Institute, Canada’s leading environmental policy think- tank, and is currently Chair of the Pembina Foundation. He has served as a Director on the Alberta Recycling Management Authority Board as well as Alberta’s Clean Air Strategic Alliance. He has provided leadership to several multi-stakeholder bodies charged with developing policy frameworks to manage environmental issues associated with waste management and air quality/climate change.
Thomas holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alberta.