Mr. Thomas is Innovate’s Chief Operating Officer. He is a certified Program Management Professional (PMP) with 30 years of consulting and project management experience within the IT and Business Consulting field. He leads all internal operations and is an experienced facilitator, executive coach, and advisor. He has served as the EPA Program Manager for 16 years, overseeing over 120 Innovate projects covering geospatial, CDX R&D, CDX and EN Operations and Maintenance, CROMERR support, funding and financial analyses, planning and facilitation, customer experience, and many others. Mr. Thomas is also the founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors for The Global Cooling Network non-profit.