David Thomas, Janitorial and Grounds Maintenance Technician

David gets the workday started at Citizens daily at 5 am. He is responsible for maintaining the buildings and grounds at Citizens’ facilities in Floyd, Ft. Chiswell, and New Castle. David can be found mowing and weed eating, doing minor repairs, and other general maintenance. He takes pride in his work and it shows. 

What is your favorite thing to do on your off time?


What is a little known fact about you?

I’ve been singing in a Southern Gospel Group for over forty years.

What is your favorite thing about your home?

Spending late evenings relaxing on my front porch.

What type of music do you like?

I listen to all styles of Christian Music and I like some Country.

What is the secret to a good life?

Putting your faith and trust in God.

Tell us about a pet peeve you have.

Slow drivers.

Have you ever disliked something and then changed your mind?

Mexican food.

What makes you feel most alive? 

Spending time with my sweet granddaughters and my family.