Education

Ph.D., M.B.A., Southern California University for Professional Studies; B.S., Norfolk State University

Research Interests

Aspects of nonprofit organizations that include governance, board development, strategic planning, management and leadership, and social change

Background

Dr. Thompson is currently president of Executive Business Services, LLC, Chesapeake, and vice president of House of Hope Foundation, Inc., which she founded to expand financial education programs and services to needy communities. She has also been a financial analyst at the General Services Administration in Washington, D.C. and a finance officer with the U.S. Army Reserve Forces.