Dr. Shawn B. Thomas currently holds a bachelor’s degree in business economics from Florida A&M University, as well as an executive MBA from Mercer University’s Stetson School of Business and Economics and a Ph.D. in organization and management with a specialization in management education from Capella University. In addition, Dr. Thomas also earned a Post-Graduate certificate in college teaching from Capella.
Dr. Thomas offers more than twenty-seven years of progressively challenging experience and acceleration leading academic, financial, as well as large-scale retail sales institutions. Her background reflects investment advisory and education, exemplary leadership, human resources, teaching, training, compliance, development and operational directive expertise, project management, financial management and sales.
Dr. Thomas has served for the past six years as the Regional Dean of Georgia for Trevecca Nazarene University and Regional Vice President for Ohio Christian University. She is currently a member of The John Maxwell Team. She is also a dissertation chair, dissertation committee member, and an adjunct faculty member at Liberty University where she has served since 2012. She is an adjunct faculty member at American Public University and American Military University where she has served since 2013.
She formerly served on the Board of Directors and Finance Committee for Midtown Assistance Center in Atlanta, GA and the National Board of Directors for Forever Family.