Edwin C. Thomas III
President & Chief Executive Officer
Edwin (Ed) Thomas has led Asbury since 1987, guiding the system’s vision and strategic direction. His leadership skills have been instrumental in innovating enhanced resident programming and developing and implementing initiatives that have seen the organization grow to over 3,400 residents. He has actively served on boards and committees, including the House of Delegates of Leading Age (formerly AAHSA), and has been a presenter at state and national meetings. Edwin has been the recipient of numerous industry awards, including the Hiram J. Friedsam Mentorship Award from the Coalition for Leadership in Aging Services (CLAS).