Bernard Thomas – President

As the founder of Global Construction Services, Bernard Thomas brings years of experience in construction project management and fulfillment to every job. Thomas’s in-depth knowledge of construction and technology, his innovative approach to problem solving, 24/7 oversight, as well as his ability to assemble the best team possible, help clients bring projects in on time and under budget.

Mr. Thomas’s other enterprises include BT Solutions, which provides information technology and data solutions on construction projects both large and small. For the past 14 years he has worked with the City of Hartford providing minority contractor assistance and oversight on school construction projects.

Thomas dedicates time every week to Hartford Knights, a non-profit organization he founded in 2006 dedicated to improving the lives of Connecticut’s at-risk youth.

Experience with:

  • Educational Institutions
  • Municipalities
  • Non-profits

Training / Education:

  • Electronic Technology Degree
  • Multiple Software
  • Certifications

Anthony Hanson – Vice President Finance

Tony has recently joined Global as a Business and Education consultant with over 30+ years of international minority business development experience. His experience includes management and project development, financial budgets in business, governmental & educational settings in the United Kingdom and Connecticut to the level of £1.5 million pounds (equivalent $3 million dollars) projects.

Focus: Management, Policies and Budgetary responsibilities, Training, Mentoring, Capacity Building, Regulation Compliance, were some of the key focus of his experiences.


·         Education

·         Minority Business Development

·         Non Profits (501 3C), Charities and UK Community Interest Companies (CIC’s)

Training / Education

·         University of Connecticut, B.Sc. in Education

·         University of Connecticut, USA. 1980
 BSc. Education

·         University of Northumbria, United Kingdom 1994
Post Graduate Diploma (PG Dip) in Special Educational Management

·         University of Teesside United Kingdom 2000
PG Dip/MA in Educational Management

·         University of Teesside 2013- present PhD Research-based Enquiry in Special Educational Management (pending)

Alongside the support of BME businesses/organizations I have 20+ years of Senior Administration experience in schools and educational environments.