ASSISTANT ATHLETIC TRAINER
Jeff Thomas is in his 11th season with the Chicago Blackhawks as Assistant Athletic Trainer after joining the organization in 2003. He previously served as Intern–Assistant Athletic Trainer with the National Basketball Association’s Atlanta Hawks during the 2002-03 season.
A native of the Pacific Northwest, Thomas began his career as a summer athletic training intern with the National Football League’s San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks. In the 1999-2000 season, Thomas also served as seasonal athletic training intern for the Chicago Bears.
Thomas was named 2010 Illinois Athletic Trainer of the year, and holds degrees from Oregon State University and Syracuse University.