- Board Member
Corey Thomas, Board Member
Corey Thomas has been a Board Member of Jefferson CASA since April 2013. In addition to this, she serves on the board of STAIR (Start the Adventure in Reading) and is a Sustaining Member of the Junior League of New Orleans. Originally from Kansas City, she moved to New Orleans to attend Tulane University and began working for State Farm Insurance shortly after graduating from the A.B. Freeman School of Business. She spent over 23 years at State Farm, working primarily in Human Resources, focusing on Talent Identification, Talent Management, and Employee Retention. Following a company restructure, she moved to Valero Energy in November 2016 and is currently a Lead Human Resources Specialist. She holds both the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Society for Human Resource Management SHRM-CP) designations and is an active member of the New Orleans Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management. Outside of her career and volunteer commitments, Corey enjoys running, spinning, group fitness and spending time with friends and family; especially her goddaughters Stella and Audrey.