Commissioner Ralph Thomas
Email Address: [email protected]
Commissioner Thomas is a graduate of Wakulla High School, class of 1984. He is married to Cynthia Thomas and has three children, Caleb, Holly, and Bethany. He is expecting a Grandson in November. He attends Wakulla Springs Baptist Church.
He is currently employed by AmeriFirst Home Mortgage working as a Mortgage Loan Officer in Wakulla County since 1999. From 1997 to 1999, he was an Associate Engineer at Talla-Comm Industries in Tallahassee. From 1985 to 1997, he was a Sonar Technician and Electronics Technician in the US Navy, earning the rank of Chief Petty Officer (E-7).
He was first elected as a County Commissioner in 2012 and re-elected in 2016. For the past 3 years he has served as Chairman of the Board of County Commissioners.
He Currently serves in the following additional roles:
Chairman of the Small County Coalition
Chairman of the Wakulla County Value Adjustment Board
Chairman of the Wakulla County Republican Party
Board of Directors for the Florida Association of Counties
Board of Directors for the Wakulla Chamber of Commerce
Board of Trustees for the Florida Association of Counties Trust
Wakulla Economic Development Council Member
Wakulla BOCC Liaison to the Wakulla County Coalition for Youth
Wakulla Representative to the Selective Service Draft Board