Peter M. Thomas is managing partner of the Thomas & Mack Company, a commercial real estate development company. He has co-managed the company with his brother, Tom Thomas, since 1996.
Mr. Thomas previously served as president and chief operating officer of Bank of America, Nevada, headquartered in Las Vegas. Prior to his appointment to Bank of America Nevada, Thomas had served since 1982 as President and Chief Operating Officer of Valley Bank of Nevada. Bank of America acquired Valley Capital Corporation, the parent company of Valley Bank in 1992.
A native Nevadan, Mr. Thomas received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from the University of Utah in 1972 and a Law Degree from Georgetown University’s Law Center (Juris Doctor) in 1975. He currently is a member of the Nevada, Utah and District of Columbia Bar Associations.
Mr. Thomas serves as a member of the UNLV Foundation Board of Trustees, a board member of City National Corporation, and a board member of Boyd Gaming Corporation.
He is a past board member of the Los Angeles Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, the Nevada Commission on Economic Development, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, Nevada Nuclear Projects Commission and the Nevada Development Authority. Mr. Thomas is also a past Chairman of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Committee on Fiscal Affairs. Mr Thomas has also served as Chairman of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce, past President of the Nevada Bankers Association, a past member of the Nevada Nuclear Projects Commission, a past member of the Citizens Advisory Committee on Downtown Development (CACDD), as well as past board member of Coast Casinos and The Corporation for Solar Technology.