Thoms hired as Director of Annual Giving at Concordia

July 22, 2016

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Concordia Lutheran High School has named Austin Thoms as the Director of Annual Giving. Thoms, a 2006 graduate of the high school, first joined Concordia this year as the new Head Boys Basketball Coach.

He is a 2010 graduate of Taylor University with a bachelor’s degree in business management, and a 2012 graduate of Hawaii Pacific University with a master’s degree in human resource management.

He has spent the last six years in college basketball coaching. From 2010-2012, he was a graduate assistant men’s coach at Hawaii Pacific University; from 2012-2015, he was the video coordinator/administrative assistant women's basketball at University of Nebraska; and from 2015-2016, he was the assistant women’s basketball coach at University of Northern Colorado.

As the Director of Annual Giving, Thoms will lead the Cadet Fund campaign, which is the annual fund to support the high school.

Concordia Lutheran High School, located at 1601 St. Joe River Drive in Fort Wayne, Ind., was founded in 1935 as a private, co-educational Lutheran high school open to students of all faiths and backgrounds. With Christ at the center, Concordia continues to pursue educational excellence that equips individuals for lifelong learning and service as disciples of Jesus Christ. Learn more at