John Thomas

Commissioner, District 3

John Thomas is now serving his first term as Commissioner for District 3 after having been elected in a special election held in April, 2021, in order to fill the position left vacant after the passing of former District 3 Commissioner, Roger Crossen.

Mr. Thomas is a lifelong resident of Whitfield County. He attended Dalton College and Reinhardt College. Mr. Thomas has been a realtor for 22 years and is co-owner of Coldwell Banker Kinard Realty in Dalton. He has served our community in various capacities throughout the years. He currently serves on the Dalton Whitfield Hospital Authority. He was elected to serve on the Whitfield County Board of Education from 2007-2010. Mr. Thomas is a former member of the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of Northwest Georgia, served as President of the Carpet Capital Association of Realtors, and most recently, served on the Dalton-Whitfield County Planning Commission.

John and his wife Amanda have four children, Sam, Sarah, Jack, and Anna. John and his family attend Rock Bridge Community Church in Dalton.


Roger Crossen

Whitfield County
Board of Commissioners

3201 S Hamilton St
Dalton, GA 30720
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