Thomas Hill III

Board Chair and Kimray CEO

Thomas Hill III is Chief Executive Officer of Kimray. As the grandson of Kimray’s founder, Garman Kimmell, Thomas grew up around Kimray. He has worked at the company in virtually every department, giving him an intimate knowledge of the processes and people involved from start to finish. Thomas manages the family-owned company with a sense of stewardship and heritage.

Thomas is also author of the book Recovering Leadership: Musings of an Addict Leader where he shares his personal story of advancing in leadership at Kimray, spinning out of control, and the long and difficult road of recovery that transformed his life and leadership. He also writes weekly “Monday Musings” on various leadership topics.

Thomas currently serves on the boards of Salt and Light Leadership Training, Hope Is Alive, and Hough Ear Institute. Thomas and his wife, Rebecca, both received their degrees from Oklahoma State University. They have been married more than 35 years and have six children.