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Thomas Burnham

Account Director

 

Value Delivered

Thomas oversees the day-to-day facility operations and maintenance services at seven EMCOR Facilities Services client sites, including two data center operations. He takes care that the facilities and grounds are maintained and regulates scheduled repairs, renovation projects, waste reduction improvements, and safety inspections. Thomas serves as his clients' primary point of contact, upholds his set budget, and is adept at negotiating with outside vendors to moderate costs. His priority is that the facilities he manages operate at peak performance while mitigating any risk associated with facilities maintenance.

Expertise

Thomas is a seasoned licensed electrician with over thirty years of professional, electrical, and managerial experience. Much of his capabilities and professional knowledge were developed during his 16-year tenure with Fidelity Investments. Joining the firm as a senior engineer manager, he directed a team of highly skilled data center engineers in all aspects of preventive and corrective maintenance for Fidelity’s critical infrastructure and building facilities. Thomas then advanced to senior manager of data center operations where he managed the daily performance of all electrical, mechanical, fire protection, building automation, and monitoring systems. He provided technical oversight across the data center engineering operations that resulted in increased energy efficiency and reduced associated costs that impacted the client’s bottom line.  

Thomas completed the electrical program at Lynn Vocational and Technical Institute in Lynn, Massachusetts. He is a LEED Green Associate through the U.S. Green Building Council, holds a journeyman electrician’s license, and is an electrical control systems specialist.

The Personal Side

Thomas is married with two daughters. In his spare time, he enjoys boating, skiing, traveling, motorcycling, and spending time with his friends and family.