Wendy J. Thompson, Vice Chancellor for the Office of Organizational Effectiveness & Strategic Initiatives
Wendy Thompson serves as Vice Chancellor for the Office of Organizational Effectiveness & Strategic Initiatives of the Tennessee Board of Regents system. Prior to her becoming vice chancellor, Wendy oversaw TBR’s successful implementation of the Geier Consent Decree. She began her career in higher education at the University of South Florida in 1988. Prior to joining the TBR staff Dr. Thompson served as University Counsel and Assistant to the President at Middle Tennessee State University from 1993 to 2001.
Dr. Thompson serves on the board of directors of the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education. She received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Cincinnati - College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Bethune-Cookman University, Daytona Beach, Florida.