Skip to main content
The Official Web Site of the State of South Carolina

The PSC will be closed on Monday, July 4th in recognition of Independence Day. We will reopen at 8:15 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5th. 

Headen B. Thomas

Commissioner Headen Thomas   Rock Hill

   Fifth District: All of Cherokee, York, Union, Chester, Lancaster, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, and parts of Spartanburg, Newberry, and Sumter

   Email: Commissioner.Thomas@psc.sc.gov

   Administrative Coordinator: Tricia DeSanty, 803-896-51005

   Assumed Commissionership September 24, 2020

   Current term ends June 30, 2024.

 

   Education:

Commissioner Thomas earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Wofford College in 1973 and a Master of Business Administration from Winthrop College in 1979.

Professional Experience:

Commissioner Thomas was employed by Piedmont Natural Gas Company in Charlotte from 1983 to 2006.  He worked at Piedmont as a Tax Staff Accountant, Corporate Tax Manager, Director of Investor Relations, and Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. Most recently, prior to his election, he was involved in two businesses – one in real estate investment, zoning, permitting and related activities.  Additionally, since 2009 he was involved in tax compliance and planning for a wide range of clients with Moore & Moore CPA’s, P.A. in Rock Hill.

Commissioner Thomas is a licensed CPA in North Carolina and was a licensed CPA in South Carolina from 1981 to 2004. 

Government Experience:

 

Personal:

          He is married to Sandy Leitner and they attend The Episcopal Church of Our Savior in Rock Hill.