Chase Thomas

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Chase ThomasChase Thomas
Springfield, IL
Illinois Advocates for Children

Personal and Professional Information

  • Sophomore at Southern New Hampshire University
  • Youth Enrichment Aid and Group Services Specialist at YMCA of Metro Chicago, Camp Duncan

PTA Involvement

Current service includes:

  • State Board Member, Illinois PTA
  • Membership Committee, Illinois PTA
  • State Family & Community Engagement Committee, Illinois PTA
  • State Diversity Committee, Illinois PTA
  • Region Director, Illinois PTA
  • Member, Illinois Advocates for Children PTA and Woodland PTA

Previous service includes:

  • State-wide volunteer, Texas PTA
  • Monroe Woodbury Council of PTAs (New York PTA), Youth Representative
  • Monroe Woodbury Special Education PTA (New York), Youth Representative and Fundraising Committee
  • Monroe Woodbury High School PTSA (New York), Youth Representative
  • Monroe Woodbury Middle School PTA (New York), Youth Representative
  • Member, Monroe Woodbury High School PTSA

Community Involvement

Current service includes:

  • PTA

Previous service includes:

  • Texans Standing Tall, Youth Leadership Council (YLC) member
  • Jeff Leach (TX House Representative) Student Leadership Advisors Council (SLAC) member
  • Texas Youth and Government, Frisco Delegation president and committee-on-committee chair, district clerk/chair and chief clerk of the house
  • THEO Christian Solution, Inc., student council vice-president of service projects, vice-president of equipment, service projects Committee chair, bylaws committee chair, equipment committee and parliamentarian

Honors and Awards

  • Honored by Texas State House Representative Jeff Leach to present to the SLAC on a special education bill that proposed the creation of a task force to enforce laws and fine schools who are not compliant with state and federal regulations (see TX HB 1404 for 2015 session)
  • Texas Youth and Government, Youth Character Award and Top Chair/Clerk team (won twice)
  • Recognition from Texans Standing Tall for service