Miles S. Thomas

Miles is a Co-Founder of Community Planning Resources, and specializes in Economic Development.

 


Phone:  (252) 305 - 2603
E-Mail:  miles@communityplanningresources.com


Education

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHARLOTTE

Bachelor of Arts  |  Architecture and Geography
Specialization in Urban Studies
2009-2013


UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

Master of Arts  |  Urban Planning
Specialization in Economic Development
2014-2016


Charlotte Action Research Project

Community Liaison
Reid Park Neighborhood Association
Reid Park KaBOOM! Playground
 

Employment

CITY OF RICHLAND  |  2016 - PRESENT

Redevelopment Project Manager


CITY OF URBANA  |  2014 - 2015

Economic Development Specialist


N•FOCUS PLANNING & DESIGN  |  2013 - 2014

Planning Administrator - Town of Rockwell, NC
Deputy Planning Administrator - Town of Midland, NC
Interim Planning Administrator - Town of Marshville, NC
Design Consultant - Town of Fairview, NC


PLEXUS MARKETING GROUP  |  2012 - 2016


Town of Duck  |  2008 - 2012


Professional Training and Certifications

  • North Carolina Municipal Floodplain Administrator, North Carolina Department of Public Safety
  • Planning and Zoning Practice, University of North Carolina School of Government

Software

  • 2D Vector modeling programs including AutoCAD, Vectorworks
  • 3D Vector and Rendering programs including Rhinoceros 3D, Google / Trimble SketchUp
  • Mapping and Visualization software including ArcGIS Desktop, Adobe Creative Suite, and Climate Consultant

Mechanical Equipment

  • Universal Laser Systems VLS 6.60 and ILS 12.150
  • Self programmed/assembled CNC Routing and Milling Equipment