Alec Thomas appointed Communications Director
Alec Thomas has a decade of experience in communications that spans political campaigns, trade associations and public affairs firms. He has served in various roles on the campaigns of Former Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Ed Gillespie, and Pete Snyder, as well as managing several local and state legislative campaigns.
Alec has served as Communications Director for U.S. Congressman David B. McKinley and previously worked for the National Association of Manufacturers and the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, where he helped execute issue advocacy and grassroots campaigns.
He currently is the Vice President, Client Relations and Communications for 720 Strategies, a fully integrated public relations firm based in Washington, D.C. Prior to working in politics, Alec served three years in the Virginia Army National Guard as a Military Police Officer. He is a graduate of Liberty University, where he earned his B.S. in Criminal Justice and his M.A. in Public Policy. He is currently pursuing his MBA from Clemson University.