Christopher Yancey Thomas, business executive. Member Kansas Chamber of Commerce (president 1965-1966), National Society Professional Engineers, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Kansas Engineering Society, Sigma Delta Chi, Tau Beta Pi, Beta Theta Pi.; Clubs:.
Apprentice instructor A.T. & San Francisco Railway, 1921-1924. Supervisor apprentices Kansas City.S. Railway, 1925-1929. Mechanic engineer Pittsburg & Midway Coal Mining Company, Kansas, 1930-1941, Chairman of the Board, 1964-1965.
General manager Military Chemical Works, Pittsburg, Kansas, 1941-1946. General manager Spencer Chemical Company, Kansas City, Missoury, 1946-1963, chairman, 1960-1963, Thomas Manufacturing Corporation, Parkton, Maryland. Mayor, City of Mission Hills, 1959-1963.
Member Kansas Senate from, Johnson County, 1969-1973. Delaware Republican National Convention, 1964. Presidential elector, 1972.
Trustee Southern Methodist U., 1956-1968. Chairman of the board of trustees Baker U., Baldwin, Kansas, 1956-1964, 66-81. Vice president K.A. & H.F. Spencer Foundation, Kansas City, Missoury.