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Thomas Wayne Byrd

Store Manager- Astro Holdings, LLC Flooring and Furniture


May 2012Jun 2014

A-Step Module Program- Star Program Eligible

AASM- American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Completed all 23 online testing modules for the American Academy of Sleep Medicine to become eligible to sit for the RPSGT( Registered Polysomographic Technician).

Aug 2006Dec 2009

Partial Completion of Bachelor in Business- Finance

Francis Marion University

Completed 95 hours of a Bachelor’s degree in Finance with a minor in Marketing. Courses included Financial and Managerial accounting, Economics (Macro and Micro), Business Finance, Computer Basics, Marketing, and Business writing. 2 semesters remaining to obtain my degree.

Aug 2002May 2006

High School Diploma

Rock Hill High School

Completed advanced placement classes in the majority of classes taken. Student Medical Athletic Trainer from 2002-2006.


With over 6 years combined experience working in sleep medicine and the healthcare field, and 2 years now in a retail environment, being a manager this last year,  I am seeking to make a career change and move out of the retail environment and into something more focused on manufacturing and warehouse/ distribution  . I have completed over 3.5 years of coursework in pursuit of a Bachelors degree in Business- Finance at Francis Marion University, in Florence, SC.



Current District Manager - Jeremiah Hughes - (614) 400 - 4102  - Astro Holdings, LLC

Former District Manager (Astro Holdings, LLC) - Jason Truitt - (919)-602-9952

Former Supervisor (Owner) Balance Testing, LLC- Sudhir Kumar- (704) 975-6430 or Sheila Hall- (828) 502-0002

Eastern Carolina Sleep Lab-  Sandra Ward (843) 621-0781 –
CPSGT, Lab Supervisor

Jimmy John’s - James Pinckney Supervisor’s (843) 379-

US BLADES - OWNER Richard Ray- 1-(800)-862-4544

Personal References-

Jason Truitt - (919)-602-9952

Kimberly Howard -Former Manager with Astro Holdings LLC  (980)-214-4461

Dr. Ronald Miller- (803) 530 -7262

Michael Gerald- (803) 524 -0565

William T. Odom IV- (843) 687 -0776

Matthew C. Nethercutt- (803) 468-6519

Work experience


Store Manager

Astro Holding LLC

Store Manager for a leased out department within the Roses department store in Belmont, NC. Duties entailed day to day sales, while having a more concentrated role in finance sales through our vendor, Crest Financial. Inventory management, along with vendor (Ashley furniture, Gambrell Mattresses, ect) ordering, shipping, and receiving comprise a great deal of responsibilities, day to day. Experience includes Hiring and scheduling as well.


Sleep Apnea & EEG Technician

Dreamworks Diagnostics LLC

Performed Special needs pediatric testing for sleep disorders(Narcolepsy, Obstructive sleep apnea, as well as Neurology based studies for seizures and epilepsy

May 2014May 2015

Polysomnography/Sleep Lab Technician

Balance Testing, LLC

Served full time as a sleep lab technician/Polysomnographer with
duties entailing traveling and working several different sleep labs/physician
office locations throughout the week and most weekends. shift hours
are typically 5:30pm-6:30am working alone, caring/running studies for
typically 3 patients on a nightly basis.
C-Pap and CPR certified with experience in insurance processing and
authorizations as well as DME ordering and setups. Experienced in Bi-Pap/CPap
Titration studies along with Multiple-Sleep-Latency-Testing, AutoVentilation
studies and pediatric patients.
Training Staff on studies and/or technical equipment.
Diagnosing and troubleshooting software and equipment issues/ Walking new technicians via phone through problems and troubleshooting.

May 2012Apr 2014

Sleep Lab Technician

Eastern Carolina Sleep Center
Polysomnographer/Sleep Lab Technician Florence, SC C-Pap Certified with exemption valid until October 2015. ASV experience MSLT experience scoring proficiency exam completion Completed 23 A-Step modules AASM Over 1600 hours clinical experience in a full time sleep lab, with much experience as Lead Technician.
Oct 2011Apr 2012

In-Store/Delivery Driver

Jimmy Johns Sandwich Shop

My duties entailed driving deliveries; slicing and weighing out meat portions to ensure consistency; assist customers and take orders; responsible for cleaning utensils and other food prep items.

May 2010Sep 2011

Machine Operator

US Blades
Machine Operator Blades(Florence, South Carolina) Responsible for brazing and repairing Carbide tips once damaged by use; Operate knife sharpening/grinding machines and keep measurements of blade thickness and adjust machine as necessary; Other responsibilities included writing invoices for orders and deliver the product to the client; I Also have experience operating a milling machine, a very precise and technical machine to operate Other duties included inventory and general cleanup.
Jan 2009Current


QuickCard Kiosks, LLC

Premium Greeting card sales via touchscreen vending kiosks, along with sales online. Started in 2009 and is currently ran by our 8 member team.

Apr 2008Aug 2008

Loan Originator Summer Internship

Senderra Funding

This position was a paid summer internship in which only four college students were chosen out of one hundred and fifty; Duties entailed included processing new mortgage loan applications, verifying income and credit information provided by applicant; Recognize false/missing information on HUD forms and followingup with applicant to correct any omissions/mistakes; Duties also included verifying bank routing and account numbers before the closing of the loan; Also assisted in the closing of several loans.