2017 leadership san jose: Andre Thomas

Andre Thomas

Name: Andre Thomas

Company: Fragomen Worldwide

Andre Thomas is an experienced legal professional who is interested in expanding his community involvement and growing his leadership skills. 

As a Business Immigration Paralegal, he works with foreign nationals from all over the world and their families. Through his work, Andre ensures that his clients maintain legal status within the United States and assists them with obtaining U.S. citizenship. Prior to working in immigration law, Andre worked as a Litigation Paralegal sitting second chair to attorneys in both federal and state courtroom jury trials.

As the first in his family to graduate from college, Andre has enjoyed giving back to his community by working on multiple political campaigns and as an active member of Silicon Valley Young Democrats. Through political engagement, Andre has gained a stronger understanding of city government and the importance of community involvement.

By attending leadership san jose, Andre hopes to strengthen his knowledge of the San Jose community and become a stronger leader. In his spare time, Andre enjoys playing chess, going to the theater, building model cars, and listening to jazz.

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