Deciding not to pursue a teaching position she attended Temple Dental School and graduated with a DDS in 1983. Her first position was from 1983-1985 in Atlantic City at The Coastal Dental Center. She then practiced in Vineland from 1985-1991 as the Dental Director for Ora-Care. When she opened her practice in Sicklerville in 1991 in the Winslow Shopping Center, she also practiced part time at the Deptford Dental Center for about a year while establishing her own practice. In November 2003, Dr. Thomas relocated to her new dental office on Cross Keys Rd. The neon tooth is a familiar land mark to many passing by her office. She married in 1985 her husband Walter Streets and has two daughters Akeita and Kayla. Dr. Thomas has been a resident of Gloucester Township since 1989.