John Thomas was the first executive director of Resource Center Dallas — AIDS Resource Center, Gay and Lesbian Community Center, AIDS Food Pantry, Nelson-Tebedo Clinic. John sang with the Chorale and helped found the Women’s Chorus. John was an officer of DGLA. In the 80s and 90s, there was little John Thomas wasn’t involved in with our community.
John died in 1999.
The gay and lesbian community center and the bell wall at Cathedral of Hope are both named for him.