|Position:||Director of Basketball Operations|
Steve Thomas joined the Spider basketball staff as its new Director of Basketball Operations in 2015-16. He will have a role in directing summer camps, coordinating team activities and working to produce recruiting material.
Thomas comes to Richmond from Virginia Tech where he served as Director of Student-Athlete Development. He worked for one year there after coming from Oregon as a graduate assistant on their basketball staff.
Thomas has worked with US Junior Nationals Inc., one of the nation’s largest grassroots basketball event organizations. He also served as a special projects consultant with Nike Global Basketball Sports Marketing.
He is a 2006 graduate of Rowan University in New Jersey with a degree in advertising and communications and earned a master’s degree from the University of Oregon in educational leadership in 2014.