Most recently, she served as Assistant Deputy Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Human Services. Previously, she was Executive Director of the Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity and Director of the Georgia Secretary of State Corporations Division.

A native of Macon, Georgia, Ms. Thomas received her undergraduate degree from Middle Tennessee State University and Master's in Public Administration from the University of West Georgia. She is a commissioner on the Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity Advisory Board and a director on the Executive Committee of the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO). She serves as a member of the Hospitality Ministry at Chapelhill Church in Atlanta.

Ms. Thomas was named to the Atlanta Business League’s list of Top 100 Women of Influence for 2021 and received the 2022 Golden Gov: State Executive of the Year award from StateScoop.