Kevin Thomas

Instructor  |  Western Washington Sheet Metal JATC


Kevin Thomas was born in Enumclaw, Wa. as the son of a union sheet metal worker. After graduation high school in Enumclaw he was indentured into the sheet metal workers union on Dec. 29, 1997 and went to work for his father who started his own HVAC contracting business and is currently a member of SMACNA.

In July of 2002 he married Carrie Coyne and they now have four daughters. In 2005 they moved to Carrie’s home state of Nevada where Kevin was an architectural sheet metal worker. After five years they decided to move back to Washington where he continued to work for his father. They now reside in Bonney Lake, Wa. Passionate about teaching, he immediately jumped at the opportunity to become the first instructor of the SMART Heroes program and was fortunate to receive an opportunity to do so. He has graduated two sessions of SMART Heroes totaling 22 students.


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