Commodity Specialist, Ball Aerospace

Thomas Nicholson is a Commodity Specialist at Ball Aerospace. In his first year at Ball, Thomas managed a supply base of 125 suppliers and supported 70 programs, including prime contracts with the NASA and the Department of Defense. His primary role is to procure capital expenditures, onsite labor services, and generates capital construction contracts.

Prior to his position at Ball Aerospace, Thomas completed his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and completed his undergraduate degree in business Administration from University of Colorado at Boulder. Thomas has five years of industry experience in the areas of consulting, inventory management, and organizational leadership. Thomas has worked or consulted for numerous companies including Walmart, Reckitt Benckiser, FedEx, PepsiCo, New Belgium Brewing, Stone Brewing, and John Paul Mitchell Systems.

When not at work, Thomas enjoys sports and tinkering with home improvement projects.