Anna Thomas, Ph.D.
Assoc. Managing Director, Operations
Phone: (806) 834-3015
Fax: (806) 742-3446
National Wind Institute1009 Canton Ave.
Lubbock, TX 79409-3155
Current CV: Anna Thomas CV
- Ph.D., Higher Education - Texas Tech University, 2015
- M.Ed., Education - Texas Tech University, 2010
- B.S., Human Dev. & Family Studies - Texas Tech University, 2007
Anna Thomas came on the National Wind Institute team in 2012 and currently holds the
title of Associate Managing Director. She is responsible for effective management
of the administration side of the NWI. Anna is also responsible for managing the SWiFT
facility, and works closely with TTU administration and general counsel to execute
agreements for the project. Additionally, her role focuses on multidisciplinary collaborations
that include (and also extend) beyond SWiFT to support the overall wind enterprise
at TTU. She specializes in research proposal development and assists in maintaining
critical relationships regarding wind for the Institute.
She completed her Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from TTU in December 2015. Ms. Thomas' passion for multi-, trans– and interdisciplinary teams is evident through her current work in identifying empirical links between interpersonal and intellectual dimensions in multidisciplinary research work.