Yvonne Thompson

Contributing Faculty
College of Management and Human Potential
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Dr. Yvonne Thompson has over 25 years of professional experience and progressively greater responsibility in the functional areas of Business Development and Operational Management as an educator, consultant, and business owner. She combines contract management acumen with technology, business, and financial development expertise to deliver formulas that “Impacts the Bottom-Line” of organizations. Her career began in the United States military. As an officer, she worked as a comptroller at a regional military installation. As a professor at Walden University for over 10 years and 17 years in academia, she has chaired dissertation committees, taught/teach multiple courses in the master’s program, and work with committees to further future success of the students attending the university.

Courses Taught

WMBA 6000 - Dynamic Leadership

PPPA 9000A - Dissertation

SBSF 7100 - Research Forum

MMBA 6570 - Business Strategy for Competitive Advantage

MMBA 6501 - Managing & Leading: A Contemporary Approach

MMBA 6540 - Innovation and Technology


PhD, Southern California University

MBA, Southern California University

BS, Norfolk State University