Thomas Taft Jr. joined the N.C. Board of Transportation in June 2018.
Taft serves as a principal at the investment company Taft Family Ventures. He oversees the day-to-day operations of Taft Management Group, all aspects of the operations, management, maintenance and renovations of the group’s commercial property portfolio.
An active member of his community, Taft serves on the Greenville Board of Adjustments as well as the Board of Directors of the East Carolina University Medical and Health Sciences Foundation. He also serves on several industry councils.
He previously served as the governor’s appointee to Eastern Region Economic Development Council (now NCEast), the Pitt-Greenville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, the Uptown Greenville Board of Directors and the Greenville Museum of Art Board of Trustees.
A native and resident of Greenville, Taft attended the College of Charleston.