A National Merit Commended Scholar, Thomas competed in
speech and debate throughout high school, advancing to the national tournament
as a senior. He has continued his academic excellence at Samford, securing his
place on the Dean’s List and meriting membership in Phi Alpha Theta, the
national history honor society. On campus, Thomas is an active member of Reformed
University Fellowship (RUF); has contributed to the university newspaper, the Samford Crimson; and has participated in
Step Sing. He has served as the media intern at the Atlanta History Center and
as the youth ministry intern at Clairmont Hills Baptist Church.