Our Faculty

Joan Thompson

Co-Director Future School Leaders Academy

Having retired from the Hendrick Hudson School District in 2006 after thirty-four years of service, the last eight as superintendent, Mrs. Thompson has been working at the Center for Educational Leadership at the Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES and is the Co-Director of the Future School Leaders Academy for eleven years. In addition, Mrs. Thompson has worked with the LHRIC in a variety of consultant roles with Lower Hudson Valley Districts.Recently, she facilitates the Hudson Valley Region Project on Emotional Intelligence from Yale University.

In addition to being a superintendent, she held a variety of leadership positions including Assistant Superintendent for Instruction and Human Resources and Director of PPS.

Educational Background

PDEd, Leadership, Fordham University