Thomas Ahlquist was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, but has lived in Boise, Idaho for most of his life. He graduated from the University of Utah in 2019 with a degree in Business Management. He also graduated from the Business Scholar’s honor program during his time at University.
During his education he started his professional career in marketing; managing marketing departments for tech startups, mortgage providers, and non-profits. He currently works for BVA as the Director of Marketing and Community relations; managing several marketing channels and helping to guide how BVA interacts within the community.
Thomas has always loved music, studying jazz guitar from a young age, and competing in many national competitions. He also cares deeply for the wellbeing of animals and is very involved in non-profit work that aids in their care. He is married to his best friend, Ashley, and has three pets named after fruits - Raisin (dog), Mango (cat), and Papaya (cat).