Darryl Thomas

Senior Board Advisor

Darryl Thomas resides in the district of West Philadelphia. He worked for the Department of Justice before opening his shop and is passionate about the well-being and success of his community.

The 45-year-old Mill Creek native graduated from Howard University and has owned and run Philly Cuts barbershop for the last 20 years, located at 44th and Chestnut.

“It’s a meeting place for people of good will,” Thomas refering to his barber shop in an interview with Capital-Star. This interview took place as the barber and his staff were preparing for a visit from Democratic gubernatorial nominee Josh Shapiro.

“We pride ourselves on providing an intimate space where individuals and elected officials who have the community’s best interest at heart,” can have a platform, he said.

Darryl has created a strong foundation in West Philadelphia, provided job opportunities, and has been involved in numerous community events including the PPIA.