Commander Chanse Thomas

Commander Chanse ThomasChanse began his career with the Cedar Park Police Department in 2003.  He currently serves as the Operations Bureau Commander and is responsible for the uniformed patrol division, Highway Enforcement Unit, and logistics coordinator.  He is also in command of the Central Texas Regional SWAT team, a regional team consisting of various central Texas partner agencies.

Chanse earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Leadership from Mountain State University.

He enjoys sports, particularly UT Longhorns athletics, exercising, camping, and music.  Most importantly, he loves spending time with his family.