Brittany Thomas

Brittany Thomas


Program Specialist





Mike Ilitch School of Business
Graduate Programs Office
2771 Woodward Ave.
Suite 137
Detroit, MI 48201

Brittany Thomas


Associate of General Studies


Brittany joined the Graduate Programs Office team as program specialist in May 2019 after spending nearly two years as secretary III for the Office of Federal TRIO's Upward Bound Program. Before coming to Wayne State, Brittany spent four years working as assistant manager and co-manager for two major national retailers. Her main clerical responsibilities include initiating admissions, creating and maintaining student plans of work, completing program and record changes for students, and managing orders and financial records for the office. In addition to paperwork and records duties, Brittany is also responsible for supervising clerical student assistant staff, coordinating the Detroit Police Leadership Academy Program and the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society Chapter, and assisting in the maintenance of the GPO webpages.

Brittany is currently completing her bachelor's degree in public relations honors at Wayne State University and plans to move right into her graduate studies in pursuit of her master's degree in organizational communication at WSU.

Brittany holds an Accredited Project Manager Certification from IO4PM and a Certificate in Editing from Poynter News University. She is also a member of the National Writers Union (NWU). In her spare time, she enjoys writing for her blog, attending concerts and sporting events, and spending time with family and friends.