Dr. Henri' Thompson
Henri' Thompson is a community leader, teacher, entrepreneur, policy advisor, and expert in diversity, equity, and inclusion. He is a frequent speaker to business leaders, community groups, educational institutions, governmental agencies, and youth programs.
Previously, Henri' served in leadership positions at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the U.S. House of Representatives Office of the Majority Whip, Maryland State Retirement and Pension System, and Johns Hopkins University & Medicine.
Dr. Thompson earned a master's degree from Johns Hopkins University and a doctorate from Virginia State University. He was inspired to attend Virginia State University by
Reginald F. Lewis who graduated from Virginia State in 1965 and was the first African American to build a billion-dollar business. Reginald F. Lewis was born on December 7th and was a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity -- in which Dr. Thompson shares both membership in Kappa and a birthday -- with Mr. Lewis.