Christine

Thompson

Senior Principal

Christine, a Senior Principal in KF Advisory, drives leadership development and organizational strategy transformations with clients in the non-profit, education and government sector.

She is an accomplished and dynamic leader in helping enterprise clients learn and adapt to a rapidly changing world.  She has success operating at the intersection of innovation and effectiveness.  She is passionate about convening and connecting organizations, teams, and talented people to spark new ideas and imagine the art of the possible. 

Her most notable experience is with recognizable organizations such as IBM Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP along with three, established higher education institutions. She develops and leads action learning to enterprise clients, manages strategic business development initiatives, delivers operational excellence and is experienced in managing a national sales operations team. 

Her strong expertise in executive and professional development program design impacted clients such as Lockheed Martin, Under Armour, DHS-Customs and Border Protection, Northrop Grumman, NIH and the Robert and Janice McNair Foundation.

Christine graduated cum laude with a B.A. degree in economics and business administration from Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan. She earned an M.B.A. from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland and a doctorate in Higher Education Management from The Institute of Higher Education at the University of Georgia. 

In her personal life, Christine is a committed mother of four, an avid baseball fan, enjoys playing tennis and pickleball, taking long walks with her husband, and is a kidney donor.