Dr. Alice H. Thomas

Dr. Thomasí interests in theater begun in 1980 as she assisted several community theaters acquire state and federal grants. She is currently serving as the theaters Chief Operating Officer and is actively involved in all aspects of the theaters day-to-day activities.

Dr. Thomas earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership from the Union Institute and University, a Master of Science in Applied Behavioral Science and Organizational Development from Johns Hopkins University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Antioch University. Dr. Thomas' career includes significant experiences in federal government, academia, and the private sector. In 1996, she retired from the federal government as Chief of Grants and Contracts for the Bureau of Primary Health Care, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. During her career, she also served at the National Institutes of Health, Peace Corp, and Smithsonian Institute.

Dr. Thomas is an instructor, facilitator, and executive coach. She has also designed and led several major organizational change processes, conducted numerous organizational climate assessments, and is considered a grant-writing strategist. In 1980, she developed a portfolio model for documenting life learning experiences for academic credit, and taught the model to undergraduate students from 1980 - 1999.

Dr. Thomas is also the President of MyCareerTarget, LLC, which is a consulting firm located in Maryland that assists individuals to plan and develop successful careers. MyCareerTarget is an outgrowth of Success Behavior Institute (SBI), LLC, founded in 1987 by her husband Dr. Percy W. Thomas. SBIs mission was to assist individuals in finding their purpose and identifying their vision to be successful. The company is currently managed by their son as Success Business Inc. and Dr. Thomas remains SBIs Chief Mentor and Consultant in Residence.

In establishing MyCareertarget, the Thomas' built the company based on their years of experience in leadership and career development training. They place an emphasis on equipping individuals with tools to achieve career and job success. MyCareerTarget teaches individuals what they need to know, and how they are to present themselves to an employer to be a successful self advocate in the job market.