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Thompson is led by a group of individuals dedicated to being an active part of the solution. Members of our Board of Trustees donate their time and diverse talents for the protection, stability and betterment of the children and families in our care. They are a pivotal part of our ongoing mission of hope.

Board of Trustees: 2014-2015


  • Mrs. Suzanne G. Bledsoe - Chair
  • Mrs. Catherine O. Jones - Vice Chair
  • Mr. Jerry L. Price, Treasurer
  • Ms. Grace Keller - Secretary
  • Mrs. Nancy W. Downing, Program Liaison
  • Ms. Mary Jo Powers - President/CEO


  • G. Wesley Argabrite
  • Suzanne G. Bledsoe
  • Michael T. Broderick
  • Cantey S. Brown
  • Andrea C. Chomakos
  • Robert T. Dooley
  • Nancy W. Downing
  • Karen Timmons Ellison
  • Joseph D. Fennell
  • Frederick (Ted) H. Garner, IV
  • The Rt. Rev. J. Gary Gloster
  • Rev. Michael Hub
  • Pamela B. Johnson
  • Catherine O. Jones
  • Rev. Patricia W. Jones, Deacon
  • Grace Keller
  • Jeanne L. Kutrow
  • Rev. John M. Porter-Acee, III
  • Jerry L. Price
  • Kirby D. Shealy, III
  • Andrea B. Smith
  • Francis I. Teague, III
  • Thomas L. Temple

6800 Saint Peter’s Lane
Matthews, NC 28105
Phone: 704-536-0375
Fax: 704-531-9266

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