Thomas Peters

Thomas is the Sourcing lead for KEYENCE Corporation of America, focusing on candidate outreach on LinkedIn, Handshake, and various other sourcing platforms.

Thomas attended Saint Louis University, graduating in 2012 with a degree in Education.  He then became a commissioned officer in the United States Army, serving as a Platoon Leader, Battalion Public Affairs Officer, Battalion Human Resources Officer, as well as a Sexual Assault and Harassment Prevention Officer. CPT Peters deployed with Task Force Gunfighter for 1 year as the acting Night Battle Captain for all rotary win aircraft in the Nangahar Providence, Afghanistan.

Thomas began at KEYENCE in November of 2017, starting as a Human Resources Business Partner, then moving to a Talent Acquisition Business Partner in 2018.  Since starting at KEYENCE he has started the sourcing team, attended over 100 career fairs, and has helped develop KEYENCE’s sourcing strategy.  He resides in Barrington Illinois with his wife and newborn baby and is an avid supporter of the Chicago Red Stars, Liverpool Football Club, and of course the Cubbies.