Director of Student Support Services
Thompson provides leadership and oversight for colleagues coordinating services under Pupil Personnel, guidance counseling, social work, Family Resource and Youth Services Centers (FRYSC), extended school services, services for homebound and hospitalized students, mental health services, and the district’s crisis response team, to name a few.
Before joining FCPS in 2013, Thompson served as high school associate principal and Freshman Academy principal at a turnaround school, a middle school associate principal, a Kentucky Department of Education branch manager, and a high school Social Studies teacher and department chair. A Lexington native, she earned a B.A. in Secondary Social Studies Education from Kentucky State University, a master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction, and her Educational Leadership: Principal and Superintendent Certification from the University of Kentucky.