Thor graduated from Rapid City Central High School in 1993 and from the Automotive Technology program at Lake Area Technical College in 1996 with T-Ten training. He has worked for General Motors and Toyota dealers as a general line tech. At Lake Area Technical College, Thor teaches first-year classes including Brakes, Steering, Suspension & Alignment, and Drive Axles. Thor is master-certified through ASE and Toyota. In his free time, he enjoys hunting and fishing – everything and everywhere! He joined the Lake Area Technical College staff in 2010.