Ollie Thomas

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Ollie Thomas

Instructor

Favorite Quote: “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

Biography

Ollie has over fifteen years of experience working with Fortune 50 companies with twelve of those years serving in the retail pharmacy industry. He has served as a high performing pharmacy technician, pharmacy technician trainer and educator, operations manager, and HR professional. Ollie has a passion for developing talent and providing extraordinary customer care. Throughout his career, he has been a part of the developmental and career journeys of over a thousand individuals. To further drive this passion, he founded an organization that provides professional and event solutions.

He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Healthcare Administration and a Master in Business Administration Degree with a Specialization in Organizational Development. He holds certifications as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP). He also holds licenses from the New Mexico and Texas State Board of Pharmacies as a Registered Pharmacy Technician.

In his personal life, Ollie is involved in several local and national organizations. He enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and training.

Education

  • Master of Business Administration, The University of Texas at Tyler
  • Bachelor of Science, Healthcare Administration, The University of Toledo College of Health and Human Services

Courses Taught

  • Pharmacy Technician Certificate