James Thomas was appointed Director of Management Information Systems (MIS) in April 2004, following a position as Systems Administrator in the Finance Department. James has been with Hall County for 14 years and has 22 years of data-system programming and processing experience.
James has successfully implemented many new technologies for various county departments including Finance, Human Resources, Elections, Judicial and Public Safety. He is trained and certified in installation, management and analysis of Windows, Access, UNIX, Oracle and other data-based systems. Thomas served in the U.S. Air Force as a Communication Specialist prior to earning his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Lander College in 1982.