Roy Thornton

Roy started in electrical distribution in 1984 as a delivery driver for Irby, in Tulsa, OK. He went from driver to counter sales, to inside sales, working up to branch manager in 1999, and regional manager in 2005. Roy moved west in 2011, and has been with Independent Electric, first as a regional manager in Arizona, then as the Bay Area Regional Manager in 2017. Roy became Vice President of Sales in November of 2019. Roy enjoys listening to music, golfing with his wife Janis, and spending time with his son.