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Mr. Chris Thomas

Chief Operating Officer,
Oakwood School

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Oakwood School
United States


A seasoned leader with over 19 years’ experience in executive level operations. I'm passionate about enhancing operations, corporate compliance, process improvement, client satisfaction.

•Results-oriented leader with proven success in the Executive Operations, Finance, Business management, Infrastructure and Corporate Real-estate.
•Strong strategic business planning and leadership skill-set for the business with specialized skills in strategic thinking, planning and problem solving.
•Highly skilled in developing operations teams, being bottom line focused, with a passion for driving high end results.
•Proven track record of consistently improving operations and thus enhancing bottom-line performance while focusing on employee morale and enhancing the customer experience.
•Thrives in entrepreneurial, dynamic, and fluid environments while remaining pragmatic and focused.

Job History

Oakwood School
Chief Operating Officer
May 2015 - present

Vice President Operations-Facilities Management
May 2000 - May 2015

District Manager - Facilities Management
April 2005 - September 2013

Director of Facilities Johnson and Wales University
September 2003 - March 2005

Director of Facilities, Valley Forge Christian College
September 2001 - September 2003

Guardian Industries
Production Supervisor
January 1999 - January 2001