Born and raised in Victoria, Texas. Went to high school and Memorial Senior Campus in Victoria, TX. Went on to college at University of Houston-Victoria and played under former Houston Astro Terry Puhl and former New York Yankee Doug Hienhold. After Graduating with a Bachelors of Science degree Thomas joined the United States Air Force, a dream of his since he was a child. Thomas works as a Comptroller at Peterson AFB in Colorado Springs Co.