Carmen Thomas, DTL
Chief Government Relations Officer
Dr. Carmen Thomas serves as MPHI’s Chief Government Relations Officer. Carmen is a Transformational Leader who enjoys empowering individuals and organizations to identify and execute their highest and greatest potential. Carmen has studied the Servant Leadership Appreciative Inquiry methodologies and she has adopted the system into her day to day work. She embraces opportunities with a solution focused mindset. She believes that great leaders create great leaders and that great relationships start by first being an intentional listener and respecting differences. As a servant leader she believes that individuals have great assets within that are lying dormant waiting their potential to be discovered. Carmen’s greatest work has been integrating community, government, and nonprofit organizations to create systems and legacies to become recession proof. Prior to MPHI, Carmen served as a Workforce Engagement Transformation Coach at MDHHS.