Eric M. Thomas, CPL, Vice President of SunCoast Land Services, Inc., a full service professional land management firm, providing services throughout the continental United States. Eric was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, and began his career in the oil and gas industry in 1999 while attending the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. In 2004, Eric obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from (ULL), and furthermore, obtained his CPL designation in the fall of 2011.
As a second generation landman, Eric has been mentored by an experienced group of professional landmen to become well versed in multiple disciplines. During his career, Eric obtained the required skills which enabled the successful completion of various projects across the country, located in LA, MS, TX, NM, OH, ND, WY, & CO.
In 2007, Eric relocated to Houston, TX to further his career and capitalize on opportunities available in the Houston area. In 2010 Eric was promoted to the position of Vice President of SunCoast Land Services, Inc., with multiple responsibilities including the management of nationwide projects, marketing and business development, human resources management, and the management of SunCoast’s corporate office in Houston, TX.
Eric is an active member of AAPL, HAPL, WHAPL (Director), IRWA, LOGA, PBLA, TREIA and AWEA. .
"I hope to utilize Linked-in as a vehicle, developing new contacts, which will bring forward both friendship and opportunity."
- Eric M. Thomas