Athletics Facility Manager
David Thomas graduated Valedictorian from Grand Saline High School in 1975. He then graduated Cum Laude from Howard Payne University in 1980. He was a three year starter in football and named to the Lone Star Conference All Academic Football Team in 1978 and 1979.
For 35 years, David Thomas has been a teacher and coach. The last 14 years of his career he was the Defensive Coordinator at Ryan High School. At RHS he accomplished the titles of 4A State Champion in 2001 and 2002, as well as 4A State Championship Runner-Up in 2000, 2003, and 2010. Thomas is currently a PE coach at Denton Ryan High School and the Athletics Facility Manager at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex.
David Thomas has been married for 39 years to Lisa Thomas who works at Ramey-King Insurance in Denton, TX. Oldest daughter, Amy Fraim, and husband Daron, live in Whitehouse, Texas and have three kids; Kaila (13), Nathan (10), and Olivia (8). Youngest daughter, Holly Tomlin, and husband Cory, live in Allen, Texas and have two kids; Emma (8) and Will (4). Thomas enjoys being with family, working in the yard, golfing, and fishing.