Craig Thomas, Principal Architect

Craig Thomas, Architect



As your Architect and the Principal-In-Charge, Mr. Thomas will be directly involved in the project coordination from programming through contract administration. He will orchestrate everything from owner programming to the close-out process. Mr. Thomas will coordinate and lead the project on a daily basis. He will work closely with RBS staff to monitor overall progress and keep the project on schedule.


Mr. Thomas has been in charge for numerous projects completed by RBS Design Group. He has overseen hundreds of millions of dollars worth of construction, and is involved in all phases of building projects and types, including: police and communications facilities; churches; single family residential; offices; libraries; educational facilities; recreation and institutional facilities. His primary duties also involve managing the financial position of the firm.


Mr. Thomas graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1988 with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree. He also received an Associate’s Degree in Architecture Technology in 1983 from the Lexington Technical Institute.

Professional Affiliations:

Registered Architect in Kentucky #5943
NCARB Certificate #60784
Member, American Institute of Architects

Professional Awards:

American School and University in 2003, 2006, 2007, 2010, and 2011.

Project Experience (not all inclusive)

  • Barren County Schools: Austin Tracy Elementary School Kitchen / Classroom Addition
  • Butler County Schools: Butler County Middle School Addition / Remodeling 1996
  • Carmel Home: New Sanctuary / New Residential Wing
  • City of Greenville: Municipal Parks Board – Tennis Courts
  • City of Morgantown: Ag/Expo Building
  • City of Owensboro: Owensboro Area Museum of Science & History Second Floor Remodeling / New Police Station / New Bus Wash Facility
  • Cloverport Independent Schools: Frederick Fraize High School Second Floor Office Addition and Security System / Frederick Fraize High School Sports Center Toilet Renovation and Walk-In Freezer / Facility Surveys 2006 and 2010 / Frederick Fraize High School and Middle School Addition and Renovation / Gymnasium Renovations / Elementary School Reroofing
  • Commonwealth Aluminum: Hot Line Office Addition and Renovation
  • Commonwealth of Kentucky: Glasgow Group Home Renovation
  • Edmonson County Schools: Edmonson County Middle School Reroofing
  • First United Bank of Hopkins County: New Branch Bank
  • Grayson County Schools: New Clarkson Elementary School / Grayson County High School Athletic Building / Grayson County High School and Area Technology Center Reroofing
  • Hopkins County Schools* (all projects done in conjunction with Jim Denton, Architect: New South Hopkins Elementary School / New East Hopkins Elementary School / New Hopkins Central High School / New James Madison Middle School
  • Housing Authority of Owensboro: Spouse Abuse Center Oasis Campus
  • Hunter Douglas: Addition and Renovation
  • Kentucky Wesleyan College: KWC – Owensboro Catholic High Skyboxes / Schematic Design Athletic Building
  • McLean County Schools: McLean County Middle School Asphalt Repairs / McLean County High School Athletic Surface Renovations / District Facility Plan 2009
  • Monroe County Schools: District Facility Plan 2006 and 2011 / Monroe County High School Football Facility Evaluation 2006 / Joe Harrison Carter Elementary School Addition and Renovation / Monroe County Middle and High School Miscellaneous Renovations / Tompkinsville Elementary Miscellaneous Renovations
  • Montgomery County Schools: McNabb Middle School Renovations (in design stage)
  • Monticello Independent Schools: Addition and Renovation 2005 / District Facility Plan 2007 / New Sprinkler System
  • Muhlenberg County Cooperative Extension: Muhlenberg County Extension Office
  • Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court: Muhlenberg Courthouse Renovations / New 911 EMS Facility / Muhlenberg Coal Field Re-training Center
  • Muhlenberg County Public Library System: Central City Public Library Addition and Renovation 2004 / Central City Public Library Addition 2001 / Harbin Memorial Library Miscellaneous Repairs / Harbin Memorial Library Annex Reroofing
  • Muhlenberg County Schools: North and South High Schools Outdoor Athletic Facilities 2005 / Muhlenberg South High School Reroofing 2003 / Muhlenberg County Schools Reroofing 1999 / Longest Elementary School Reroofing / New Greenville Elementary School / Muhlenberg North Middle School Addition / District Facility Plan 2004 / Central City Elementary Wall Cracks and Foundation Repairs 2000 / Muhlenberg North High School Reroofing 2000 / Longest Elementary School Maintenance Building Painting / Muhlenberg South Middle School Addition 2003 / North and South High School Greenhouses 2002 / Central City Elementary Addition 1997 / Muhlenberg North High School ADA Review / Longest Elementary School Addition and Renovation / Muhlenberg North Middle School Gymnasium and Band Room Reroofing
  • Murray Independent Schools: New Auxiliary Gym (in design stage) / High School Science Room Remodeling / Elementary School Reroofing / High School Bleacher Replacement
  • Ohio County Schools: New Western Elementary School / Western Elementary School Gym Addition and Propane Installation / Ohio County High School Concession Stand / Ohio County High School Entrance Remodeling and Renovations / Ohio County Middle School Addition and Renovations / Ohio County Middle School HVAC Upgrades
  • Old National Bank: Owensboro: Southtown Boulevard Satellite Branch / West Parrish Avenue Branch
  • Paducah Independent Schools: New Middle School (under construction) / Reroofing of McNabb Elementary, Clark Elementary and Paducah Tilghman High School / Phase 1 Miscellaneous Renovations / Phase 1 Paducah Tilghman High School Renovations / Phase 2 Paducah Tilghman High School Renovations / Facility Survey 2011
  • Panther Creek Baptist Church: Sanctuary Renovations
  • Russellville Independent Schools: New 7-8 Center / Stevenson Elementary Addition / District Facility Plan 2006 / Athletic Facilities / High School Track
  • Science Hill Independent Schools: Auditorium Addition and Remodeling / Facility Survey 2011
  • The Williams Company (Texas Gas Transmission): Aircraft Hangar Modifications
  • Tucker Funeral Home: Addition and Renovation
  • Union County Schools: Facility Plan 2010 / Emergency Bleacher Replacement / Wall of Fame
  • Wendell Foster Center: Group Homes / Addington Development Center



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