Gizette L. Thomas, Esq.
International Regional Director
Gizette L. Thomas, Esq. is the International Regional Director of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. She was appointed to serve in this position at the 66th International Convention in Charlotte, NC in July 2014. She is the first member of the International Region to be appointed International Regional Director.
Thomas, a native of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands was initiated into Gamma Theta
Chapter in 1989. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Hampton University and a Juris Doctorate from Georgetown University Law Center.
As a member of Mu Gamma Omega Chapter in St. Croix, Thomas has served as President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Membership Chairman. Regionally, Thomas has served as the Treasurer, Cluster Coordinator, and Chairman of the 21st International Regional Conference. She also served on the following International Committees: Constitution, Connection, Standards, and Program as well as also completing the certification process to serve as a Graduate Advisor and the Financial Officers Training. Thomas has received the International Region’s Outstanding Graduate Chapter President, Outstanding Graduate Soror, and Soror Through the Years Awards.
Professionally, Thomas has served as a law clerk at the Territorial Court of the Virgin Islands, Associate Counsel, Deputy Director and Director of the Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue and Chairman of the Casino Control Commission.
Thomas is married to Leighton Thomas. She is the proud mother of Leon, Harold and Shaquille (stepson).