In 1996, Thomas started in the family business working for his father, Terry. He assumed leadership of the company when Terry semi-retired in 2007.
With more than 20 years of experience in valuation, Thomas continues to operate his firm, Fox Appraisals, in Regina, Saskatchewan where he specializes in residential, multi-family, commercial and industrial properties. In 2017 Thomas joined Verra Group Valuations as a managing partner. Thomas achieved his AACI in 2006, and has a wealth of volunteer experience in his profession and with the Institute. In June 2015, Thomas was elected as Vice-President of Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC). As well as serving on AIC’s Board of Directors, Thomas Chairs AIC’s Admissions and Accreditation committee.
At the provincial level, Thomas has been Provincial President for two terms. He chaired Saskatchewan’s Professional Development Committee as well as their Marketing Committee. Thomas continues to sit on the Provincial Board of Interviewers.