|Colorado State Senate District 18|
|Bachelor's||United States Air Force Academy|
|Master's||Air Force Institute of Technology, University of Colorado-Boulder|
Thoma is currently a principal engineer with Raytheon.
- BS Engineering-Physics, United States Air Force Academy
- MS Engineering-Physics, Air Force Institute of Technology
- MS Telecommunications, University of Colorado-Boulder
- See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2012
Thoma ran in the 2012 election for Colorado State Senate District 18. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26, 2012. He was defeated by incumbent Rollie Heath (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. 
|Colorado State Senate, District 18, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Rollie Heath Incumbent||78.3%||66,619|
|Republican||Barry P. Thoma||21.7%||18,427|
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- Barry Thoma for State Senate "About Barry" Accessed October 16, 2012
- Colorado Secretary of State, - 2012 Primary Candidate List
- Colorado Secretary of State, Official Primary Election Results