As a Development Associate, Thomas performs in-depth market research on single-family home construction for the Alatus team. He works directly with the executive team and construction and sales managers to shape project goals and integrate socially-aware practice into development decisions. Thomas joined the Alatus team in November 2017.
Thomas is entering the development field with a background in psychology and community organizing, where he honed his skills in turning raw data into concrete decisions. His previous experience includes fostering network ties and developing strategic communication for the Southeast Como Improvement Association, Wirth Co-Op and other small businesses. With additional Sales and Marketing experience, Thomas brings a client-focused approach that prioritizes long-term relationships as the key to success. He looks forward to furthering his understanding of the intersection of the built environment, thriving urban areas, individual social impacts of development projects.
Thomas is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a focus in Urban Studies. He is actively furthering his education by taking course work through the University of Minnesota and industry trade organizations. Thomas is active in several non-profit organizations and is an aspiring Minneapolis home owner.