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Woody Thrasher

Woody Thrasher

H. Wood “Woody” Thrasher is currently serving the State of West Virginia as the Secretary of Commerce. As a graduated from West Virginia University, Woody is very involved with his Aluma Mater, serving as the current University Alumni Chairman, retains various seats committees within the Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources and is an officer on the WVU Hospital executive and finance committees. Before becoming Secretary of Commerce, Mr. Thrasher was the President and CEO of The Thrasher Group, Inc., which he started in 1983 with his father, since its inception the company has grown to employ over 300 people in six office locations.