David Thomas: Bio
David Thomas, Councilor
Current Term: 2018 – 2022
Previous service on City Council: Mr. Thomas was first elected to City Council in 2004 and is beginning his fifth term in 2018.
During his professional career, Dave worked for two Fortune 500
companies in finance, taught undergraduate and graduate school in
business and finance, and had executive experience at West Virginia
Wesleyan College up until his retirement in 1997. As a strong believer in
small town communities, Dave has been an advocate for volunteerism
since a young age. He has been a big brother for the YMCA, coached
youth sporting teams, served on the Salvation Army Advisory Council,
and is a founding member of the foundation for better schools and of the
Upshur County Economic Authority.